Ohio contains thirteen schools that offer gerontology programs. Baldwin-Wallace College, the highest-ranking gerontology school in OH, has a total student population of 4,388 and is the 253rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 gerontology schools in Ohio, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baldwin-Wallace College comes out as the most expensive ($21,227/yr), with Columbus State Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,330/yr.
Gerontology students from Ohio schools who go on to become gerontologists, physicians, clinical dietitians, medical staff physicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,308,380 people working as life, physical, and social science employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,660. Also, Rehabilitation counselors make on average $34,710 per year and there are about 112,690 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Ohio alone, there are 4,240 employed rehabilitation counselors earning an average yearly salary of $41,000. Life, physical, and social science employees in this state earn $60,250/yr and there are 37,840 employed.
Also, within the gerontology schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from gerontology, there are 8695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,681 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,978, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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