Columbus, OH (population: 768,662) has eleven business and finance schools within its city limits. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with a business and finance program, has a total student population of 55,014. It is the 33rd highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Ohio. To learn more about business and finance programs in Columbus, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of business and finance professors at Ohio State University such as Sharon Alvarez, Gopesh Anand, Christopher Bain, Venkat Bendapudi, W.C. Benton, and William Berry.
Business and Finance students from Columbus schools who go on to become business and finance professionals, event planners, web developers, SEOs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Wholesale and retail buyers make on average $55,480 per year and there are about 116,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Columbus area alone, there are 840 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average salary of $58,930. Business and financial operations employees in this area earn $61,720/yr and there are 57,970 employed.
Columbus lies in Delaware county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Columbus area has 908,190 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.70/hr average worker wage, and a $43,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 63.833 out of every 1000 jobs in Columbus are held by business and financial operations employees, and 0.922/1000 are held by wholesale and retail buyers.
Of the 11 business and finance schools in Columbus, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Columbus Ohio Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,140/yr) for business and finance students, with Columbus State Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,330/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Columbus|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||13.7 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||46.5 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||49.3 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||72.1 miles|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||83.4 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||85.7 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||88.6 miles|