Piqua, OH has two science schools within its city limits. Upper Valley Joint Vocational School, the highest ranked school in the city with a science program, has a total student population of 518. It is the 1113th highest ranked school in the USA and the 62nd highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Science students from Piqua schools who go on to become scientists, information scientists, bioengineers, biophysicists, 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, Operations research analysts make on average $75,370 per year and there are about 60,960 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Dayton area alone, there are 130 employed operations research analysts earning an average salary of $93,540. Life, physical, and social science employees in this area earn $69,600/yr and there are 3,450 employed.
Piqua lies in Miami county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Dayton area has 372,110 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.07/hr average worker wage, and a $41,750 average annual salary. Thus, about 9.266 out of every 1000 jobs in Piqua are held by life, physical, and social science employees, and 0.348/1000 are held by operations research analysts.
Of the 2 science schools in Piqua, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Upper Valley Joint Vocational School comes out as the most expensive ($10,982/yr) for science students, with Edison State Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,586/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Piqua|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||21.5 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||30.0 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||67.0 miles|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||78.5 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||79.4 miles|
|Fort Wayne||IN||253,250||14||20.2986||342||79.5 miles|
|North Manchester||IN||-||1||55.0629||70||99.7 miles|