Columbus, OH (population: 768,662) has two spanish schools within its city limits. Ohio State University-Main Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with a spanish 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 spanish programs in Columbus, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of spanish professors at Ohio State University such as Ana Alvarez, Patricia Andueza, Alejandra Angulo, Maricarmen Arata, Meghan Armstrong, and James Ashford.
Spanish students from Columbus schools who go on to become spanish teachers, spanish interpreters, spanish tutors, spanish language and culture specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 27,020 people working as foreign language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $63,300. Also, Vocational education teachers make on average $52,030 per year and there are about 114,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Columbus area alone, there are 250 employed vocational education teachers earning an average salary of $69,090. Foreign language and literature teachers in this area earn $70,130/yr and there are 380 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 0.414 out of every 1000 jobs in Columbus are held by foreign language and literature teachers, and 0.279/1000 are held by vocational education teachers.
Of the 2 spanish schools in Columbus, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Capital University comes out as the most expensive ($21,441/yr) for spanish 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|