Computer Science in Ohio

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Schools Offering Computer Science Programs in Ohio

Around 0.1% of Ohio's graduates graduate from computer science degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 296 computer science professionals graduate from Ohio's 35 computer science schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Ohio that has a computer science program is Case Western Reserve University. Case Western Reserve University, which was ranked 22nd in the country in 2010, is located in Cleveland. In 2010, Case Western Reserve University graduated 39 students from its computer science program. The tuition rate at Case Western Reserve University was $37,648 per year.

Ohio University-Main Campus, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a computer science program. It is located in Athens. In 2010, Ohio University-Main Campus graduated 21 students from its computer science program. Students at Ohio University-Main Campus paid $9,603 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Ohio that has a computer science program is The College of Wooster. The College of Wooster, which was ranked 29th in the country in 2010, is located in Wooster. 5 students graduated with degree in computer science from The College of Wooster in 2010. Tuition at The College of Wooster was $36,598 per year.


If you choose to attend a Ohio computer science school, average tuition will be $21,437 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,114 per year to $38,220 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Ohio computer science schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Denison University - located in Granville, students are charged $38,220 per year
  2. Case Western Reserve University - located in Cleveland, students are charged $37,648 per year
  3. The College of Wooster - located in Wooster, students are charged $36,598 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Ohio computer science schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. North Central State College - located in Mansfield, students are charged $3,114 per year
  2. Washington State Community College - located in Marietta, students are charged $3,808 per year
  3. Central State University - located in Wilberforce, students are charged $5,480 per year

A computer science degree from an Ohio school... what next?

In Ohio, the largest numbers of computer science professional work in the following counties:

  1. Delaware County - 3,870 computer science professionals
  2. Dearborn County - 3,330 computer science professionals
  3. Cuyahoga County - 2,850 computer science professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 13,880 computer science professionals will be working in Ohio. This would require the number of computer science professional to shrink by -4%.


computer science professionals in Ohio make an average of $73,023 per year. However, this number is only an average. Computer science professional in Ohio had varying salaries from $15,570 to $166,380 per year in 2010. The following counties in Ohio have the highest average salaries for computer science professionals:

  1. Carroll County - $80,980 per year
  2. Delaware County - $77,877 per year
  3. Greene County - $77,063 per year

On average, computer science professionals earn the least in the following Ohio counties:

  1. Auglaize County - $56,617 per year
  2. Coshocton County - $57,235 per year
  3. Adams County - $60,530 per year

On average, the highest paid computer science professionals in Ohio were:

  1. Information Systems Manager - $114,350 per year
  2. Computer Science Teacher - $68,480 per year
  3. Computer Operator - $36,240 per year

The computer science professionals with lowest average salaries in Ohio were:

  1. Computer Science Teacher - $68,480 per year
  2. Computer Operator - $36,240 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in computer science in Ohio and to compare salaries with various related fields such as information systems or information technology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Science in Ohio
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science in Ohio
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science in Ohio
  • Doctoral Degree in Computer Science in Ohio

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,783 miles from location University of Akron Main Campus Akron OH 24.4078 n/a 25,959
5,775 miles from location Kent State University at Kent Kent OH 32.7689 39% 25,127
5,803 miles from location Ohio University-Main Campus Athens OH 73.0214 35% 22,647
5,738 miles from location Youngstown State University Youngstown OH 22.3377 n/a 14,644
5,916 miles from location University of Dayton Dayton OH 36.9742 19% 10,908
5,791 miles from location Case Western Reserve University Cleveland OH 78.2057 17% 9,738
5,854 miles from location Franklin University Columbus OH 16.85 n/a 7,942
5,928 miles from location Xavier University Cincinnati OH 69.5571 22% 6,966
5,824 miles from location Ashland University Ashland OH 61.3225 22% 6,300
5,894 miles from location The University of Findlay Findlay OH 60.0247 28% 5,485
5,802 miles from location Baldwin-Wallace College Berea OH 65.9973 32% 4,388
5,787 miles from location John Carroll University Cleveland OH 66.1648 24% 3,714
5,902 miles from location Ohio Northern University Ada OH 67.3993 25% 3,636
5,837 miles from location North Central State College Mansfield OH 9.94322 n/a 3,595
5,851 miles from location Capital University Columbus OH 62.5694 23% 3,540
5,896 miles from location Cedarville University Cedarville OH 68.5434 32% 3,102
5,774 miles from location Walsh University Canton OH 28.0507 42% 2,760
5,732 miles from location Franciscan University of Steubenville Steubenville OH 69.2847 41% 2,725
5,775 miles from location Malone University Canton OH 28.5007 42% 2,620
5,899 miles from location Central State University Wilberforce OH 17.448 26% 2,436
5,937 miles from location College of Mount St. Joseph Cincinnati OH 26.649 37% 2,324
5,829 miles from location Denison University Granville OH 36.983 26% 2,267
5,788 miles from location Muskingum University New Concord OH 59.092 30% 2,207
5,768 miles from location Washington State Community College Marietta OH 20.0648 n/a 2,184
5,815 miles from location University of Rio Grande Rio Grande OH 21.2168 n/a 2,096
5,897 miles from location Wittenberg University Springfield OH 29.2785 22% 1,934
5,860 miles from location Ohio Wesleyan University Delaware OH 28.3732 18% 1,893
5,803 miles from location The College of Wooster Wooster OH 70.6222 17% 1,853
5,769 miles from location Marietta College Marietta OH 26.1288 20% 1,597
5,869 miles from location Heidelberg University Tiffin OH 56.9564 25% 1,478
5,766 miles from location Hiram College Hiram OH 30.4986 28% 1,395
5,906 miles from location Bluffton University Bluffton OH 28.3719 23% 1,127
5,910 miles from location Air Force Institute of Technology-Graduate School of Engineering & Management Dayton OH 0.0859395 n/a 719
5,899 miles from location Wilberforce University Wilberforce OH 17.2859 20% 710
5,898 miles from location Herzing University Toledo OH n/a n/a 149

Curious what studying Computer Science gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Ohio

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Computer and Information Systems Managers + 9,480 $114,350 9.0%
Computer Operators + 3,040 $36,240 -50.9%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary + 1,480 $68,480 -8.1%

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