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Registered Nursing Schools in Ohio

12,110 Registered Nursing students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Registered Nursing is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 24 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Registered Nursing Majors in Ohio

Registered Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 6,898
Associate’s Degree 4,126
Master’s Degree 671
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 339
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 339
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 58
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 58
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 58
Post-Master’s Certificate 16
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 16
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 2

Gender Distribution

In Ohio, a registered nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Registered Nursing Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of registered nursing majors in Ohio is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.2%
  • Black or African American: 9.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.9%
  • White: 79.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.5%
  • Other Races: 5.4%
Registered Nursing Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Registered Nursing Grads in Ohio

128,150 people in the state and 3,007,670 in the nation are employed in jobs related to registered nursing.

Registered Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Registered Nursing Jobs in Ohio

A typical salary for a registered nursing grad in the state is $66,820, compared to a typical salary of $75,510 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 103 colleges in Ohio that offer registered nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

2,603 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
27,367 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 79% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $22,453.

646 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
27,716 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,807. The 9.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

534 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
61,391 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.50%. Graduates earn an average $37,900 after graduation. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

484 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
39,263 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $22,682. Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

393 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,596 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 75% are considered full time. In their early career, Hondros College of Nursing grads earn an average salary of $41,400. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid.

333 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
946 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $55,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 3.70% student loan default rate is lower than average.

307 Degrees in Major Awarded
938 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

306 Degrees in Major Awarded
23,655 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,500 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 28%.

295 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
1,560 Total Students

The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at Mercy College. 7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

271 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
17,600 Total Students

95% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at University of Akron Main Campus.

Registered Nursing Careers in OH

Some of the careers registered nursing majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Nursing Instructors and Professors 21% $69,530
Registered Nurses 14% $64,200

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to registered nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Family Practice Nursing 602
Nursing Research & Other 318
Nursing Practice 241
Adult Health Nursing 239
Mental Health Nursing 151
Clinical Nurse Leader 104
Nursing Administration 95
Nursing Science 94

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