Music Therapy in Ohio

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Schools Offering Music Therapy Programs in Ohio


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Ohio receive music therapy degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 13 music therapists graduate from Ohio's 4 music therapy schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Ohio that has a music therapy program is Ohio University-Main Campus. Ohio University-Main Campus, which was ranked 27th in the country in 2010, is located in Athens. In 2010, Ohio University-Main Campus graduated 1 students from its music therapy program. The tuition rate at Ohio University-Main Campus was $9,603 per year.

The College of Wooster, which was ranked 29th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a music therapy program. It is located in Wooster. In 2010, The College of Wooster graduated 1 students from its music therapy program. Students at The College of Wooster paid $36,598 per year in tuition fees.

Baldwin-Wallace College, which is located in Berea, is the third-ranked school in Ohio that has a music therapy program. It received a ranking of 34th in the country in 2010. 4 students graduated with degree in music therapy from Baldwin-Wallace College in 2010. Baldwin-Wallace College charged in-state students $25,260 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Music therapy schools in Ohio, charge students an average tuition of $25,348 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $36,598 per year, or as little as $9,603 per year. In 2010, the following Ohio music therapy schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. The College of Wooster - located in Wooster, students are charged $36,598 per year
  2. University of Dayton - located in Dayton, students are charged $29,930 per year
  3. Baldwin-Wallace College - located in Berea, students are charged $25,260 per year

The music therapy schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Ohio were:

  1. Ohio University-Main Campus - located in Athens, students are charged $9,603 per year
  2. Baldwin-Wallace College - located in Berea, students are charged $25,260 per year
  3. University of Dayton - located in Dayton, students are charged $29,930 per year

A music therapy degree from an Ohio school... what next?

A large number of Ohio music therapy graduates become music therapists. Ohio had 710 music therapists in 2010. The Ohio counties with the largest populations of music therapists are:

  1. Cuyahoga County - 290 music therapists
  2. Greene County - 80 music therapists
  3. Dearborn County - 70 music therapists

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 770 music therapists will be working in Ohio state. This would require the number of music therapists to grow by 6%.

Salary

A music therapist in Ohio makes an average of $55,870 per year. A music therapist in the following Ohio counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Greene County - $67,570 per year
  2. Dearborn County - $61,600 per year
  3. Fulton County - $51,070 per year

The Ohio counties with the lowest average salary for music therapists are:

  1. Delaware County - $49,350 per year
  2. Cuyahoga County - $49,440 per year
  3. Fulton County - $51,070 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in music therapy in Ohio and to compare salaries with various related fields such as mental health or music therapy, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Therapy in Ohio
  • Master's Degree in Music Therapy in Ohio

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,803 miles from location Ohio University-Main Campus Athens OH 73.0214 35% 22,647
5,916 miles from location University of Dayton Dayton OH 36.9742 19% 10,908
5,802 miles from location Baldwin-Wallace College Berea OH 65.9973 32% 4,388
5,803 miles from location The College of Wooster Wooster OH 70.6222 17% 1,853
 

Curious what studying Music Therapy gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Therapists, all other + 320 $53,650
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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