Columbus, OH (population: 768,662) has two medicine schools within its city limits. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with a medicine 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 medicine programs in Columbus, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of medicine professors at Ohio State University such as Cregg Ashcraft, Donald Batisky, James Belknap, Roger A. Dashner, Kevin Evans, and Richard Fertel.
Medicine students from Columbus schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Columbus area alone, there are 140 employed anesthesiologists earning an average salary of $#. Physicians and surgeons in this area earn $176,620/yr and there are 2,610 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 2.871 out of every 1000 jobs in Columbus are held by physicians and surgeons, and 0.159/1000 are held by anesthesiologists.
Of the 2 medicine schools in Columbus, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, American Institute of Alternative Medicine comes out as the most expensive ($20,439/yr) for medicine students, with Ohio State University-Main Campus as the lowest, reported at only $16,868/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|