Ohio contains 70 schools that offer physician assistant programs. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking physician assistant school in OH, has a total student population of 55,014 and is the 33rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 70 physician assistant schools in Ohio, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler Tech-D Russel Lee Career Center comes out as the most expensive ($26,280/yr), with Community Services Division-Alliance City as the lowest recorded at only $1,058/yr.
Physician Assistant students from Ohio schools who go on to become physician assistants. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 76,900 people working as physician assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $84,830. Also, Medical assistants make on average $29,450 per year and there are about 495,970 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Ohio alone, there are 21,860 employed medical assistants earning an average yearly salary of $27,370. Physician assistants in this state earn $83,890/yr and there are 1,870 employed.
Also, within the physician assistant schools in Ohio, the average student population is 1,976 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from physician assistant, 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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