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So you're from Newark, OH?

Fortunately for you, Newark, OH offers a number of great schools to choose from. It's just a matter of finding the right program and study subject for you!


 

Newark College and University Demographics

Newark's 3 colleges and universities offer a total of 40 degree and certificate programs for you to choose from, in fields ranging from electromechanical technology/electromechanical engineering technology to animation, interactive technology, video graphics and special effects to data processing and data processing technology/technician.

Newark's top-ranked school is Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County. In 2010, it received a nationwide rank of 62nd. Approximately 1,484 students are currently enrolled at Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County. Healthcare is the most popular course of study at Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County.

Tuition

Average tuition for students at Newark colleges and universities is $3,318 per year. In Newark, tuition rates can vary from $6,102 per year to $3,852 per year. The school charging the highest tuition rates is Ohio State University-Newark Campus, while the school with the lowest tuition rates is Central Ohio Technical College.

Financial Aid

An estimated $17,491,422 in financial aid was received by students at Newark colleges in 2008. Institutional grants and scholarships represented $17,336,716 of this aid. Central Ohio Technical College gave its students $6,320,929 in institutional financial aid. This was the highest amount of financial aid given by any Newark school.

Newark Student Demographics

In 2010, there were 8,349 students enrolled in colleges and universities in the city of Newark. This is 1% of the total number of students enrolled in colleges throughout the state of Ohio. The school with the highest number of student enrolled in Newark was Central Ohio Technical College, with 4,350 students. Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County, with only 1,484 students, had the lowest total enrollment in Newark.

Graduation and Retention Rates

The retention rate for Newark colleges and universities, which is the percent of students who return to college after their first year, is about 69%. The graduation rate for Newark schools is approximately 44%. Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County has a graduation rate of 81%, which is the highest in amongst Newark schools. The lowest graduation rate is 19% for Central Ohio Technical College.

Diversity

The ratio of female to male students enrolled in Newark schools is 65 to 35. 87% of Newark college students are 24 years old or younger. In 2009, 14% of Newark college students identified themselves as belonging to a racial or ethnic minority. Ohio State University-Newark Campus had the highest percentage of diverse students in Newark, with 15% of students identifying themselves as being from a minority background.

Newark Faculty Demographics

The total number of faculty employed by Newark colleges and universities was 989. Of these faculty members, 53% were female and 59% were from racial or ethnic minority backgrounds.

In 2009, the average faculty to student ratio was 1 to 11 for colleges and universities in Newark. Valley Beauty School had the highest faculty to student ratio, of schools in Newark, with 1 to 1.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
2 miles from location Central Ohio Technical College Newark OH 10.8453 n/a 4,350
2 miles from location Ohio State University-Newark Campus Newark OH 17.1164 n/a 2,515
2 miles from location Career and Technology Education Centers of Licking County Newark OH 37.7568 92% 1,484
 
 

Need a little help deciding on what to study?

We've ranked the top 50 jobs in Newark, OH to help you find the right study subject
that fits your interest!

Rank Occupation Num of Jobs Avg Salary Avg Salary (Nat'l) Job Growth (Past 5 Yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons+ 24,990 $23,780 $25,000 -16.4%
2
Office Clerks, General+ 19,280 $29,850 $28,240 4.6%
3
Registered Nurses+ 17,740 $63,010 $67,720 9.8%
4
Home Health Aides+ 14,690 $20,970 $21,760 113.5%
5
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks+ 12,070 $36,020 $35,340 2.2%
6
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive+ 10,640 $35,610 $32,000 2.4%
7
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers+ 8,990 $50,660 $50,770 -0.2%
8
Accountants and Auditors+ 8,700 $65,460 $68,960 -4.2%
9
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants+ 8,560 $24,850 $25,140 -8.3%
10
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education+ 8,270 $56,390 $54,330 -0.6%
11
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants+ 8,090 $44,960 $45,860 -34.6%
12
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers+ 7,600 $39,190 $39,890 4.5%
13
Software Developers, Applications+ 7,370 $81,310 $90,410
14
General and Operations Managers+ 6,990 $115,180 $113,100 -30.0%
15
Medical Secretaries+ 6,860 $29,810 $31,820 71.1%
16
Cooks, Restaurant+ 6,830 $21,340 $23,260 12.2%
17
Management Analysts+ 5,970 $72,050 $87,260 59.6%
18
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses+ 5,870 $42,410 $41,360 34.6%
19
Security Guards+ 4,900 $28,200 $26,870 9.9%
20
Billing and Posting Clerks+ 4,530 $31,880 $33,270 -6.8%
21
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers+ 4,430 $59,650 $55,620 17.5%
22
Medical Assistants+ 3,840 $28,780 $29,760 20.0%
23
Computer Programmers+ 3,790 $72,680 $74,900
24
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education+ 3,630 $23,650 $29,200 91.1%
25
Lawyers+ 3,480 $112,520 $129,440 1.8%
26
Electricians+ 3,340 $44,300 $51,810 -22.3%
27
Financial Managers+ 3,180 $119,300 $116,970 27.2%
28
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics+ 3,080 $37,340 $38,200 -22.2%
29
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists+ 3,030 $24,030 $26,510 39.0%
30
Computer and Information Systems Managers+ 2,860 $119,700 $123,280 12.6%
31
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education+ 2,800 $49,370 $54,880 -40.8%
32
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products+ 2,760 $59,930 $60,160 24.9%
33
Construction Laborers+ 2,750 $37,190 $33,590 -36.0%
34
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria+ 2,720 $27,730 $24,180 -22.1%
35
Carpenters+ 2,470 $41,420 $43,890 -48.2%
36
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors+ 2,450 $58,330 $55,970 92.9%
37
Sales Managers+ 2,280 $119,940 $114,110 25.3%
38
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other+ 2,260 $181,920 $180,870 -31.7%
39
Cooks, Fast Food+ 2,240 $17,600 $18,540 -66.1%
40
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers+ 2,180 $59,050 $62,260 -23.0%
41
Medical and Health Services Managers+ 2,140 $87,090 $93,670 22.3%
42
Managers, All Other+ 2,120 $94,850 $102,160 -29.1%
43
Social and Human Service Assistants+ 2,070 $29,000 $30,100 71.1%
44
Pharmacy Technicians+ 2,040 $26,160 $29,330 80.5%
45
Administrative Services Managers+ 1,960 $104,650 $84,390 38.0%
46
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents+ 1,880 $68,230 $95,130
47
Graphic Designers+ 1,870 $49,430 $48,140 50.8%
48
Loan Officers+ 1,870 $57,040 $65,900 -16.1%
49
Financial Analysts+ 1,800 $85,280 $86,040 87.5%
50
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters+ 1,780 $43,550 $50,360 -15.2%