Nurse Practitioner in Ohio

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Schools Offering Nurse Practitioning Programs in Ohio


Around 0.2% of Ohio's graduates graduate from nurse practitioning degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 633 nurse practitioners graduate from Ohio's 16 nurse practitioner schools.

Top Schools

Case Western Reserve University, which was ranked 22nd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Ohio that has a nurse practitioner program. It is located in Cleveland. In 2010, 152 students graduated from Case Western Reserve University's nurse practitioner program. Students at Case Western Reserve University paid $37,648 per year in tuition fees.

Xavier University, which is located in Cincinnati, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a nurse practitioner program. It received a ranking of 30th in the country in 2010. 48 students graduated with degree in nurse practitioner from Xavier University in 2010. Students at Xavier University paid $29,970 per year in tuition fees.

University of Cincinnati-Main Campus, which is located in Cincinnati, is the third-ranked school in Ohio that has a nurse practitioner program. It received a ranking of 31st in the country in 2010. 143 students graduated with degree in nurse practitioner from University of Cincinnati-Main Campus in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Cincinnati-Main Campus was $10,065 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Ohio's nurse practitioner schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $17,719 per year, though tuition can range from $37,648 per year to $7,199 per year. In 2010, the nurse practitioner schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Ohio were:

  1. Case Western Reserve University - located in Cleveland, students are charged $37,648 per year
  2. Xavier University - located in Cincinnati, students are charged $29,970 per year
  3. Capital University - located in Columbus, students are charged $29,310 per year

The nurse practitioner schools in Ohio that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Youngstown State University - located in Youngstown, students are charged $7,199 per year
  2. Wright State University-Main Campus - located in Dayton, students are charged $7,518 per year
  3. University of Toledo - located in Toledo, students are charged $8,491 per year

A nurse practitioner degree from an Ohio school... what next?

The highest percentage of nurse practitioner graduates in Ohio pursue careers as a nurse practitioner. Ohio had 870 nurse practitioners in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Ohio nurse practitioners:

  1. Dearborn County - 280 nurse practitioners
  2. Cuyahoga County - 280 nurse practitioners
  3. Delaware County - 140 nurse practitioners

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of nurse practitioners in the state of Ohio will grow to 1,190. This would require a 5% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, nurse practitioners earn $81,580 per year. However, Ohio nurse practitioners earned anywhere in the range from as less than $50,010 per year to more than $115,520 per year in 2010. A nurse practitioner in the following Ohio counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Dearborn County - $85,070 per year
  2. Cuyahoga County - $81,250 per year
  3. Delaware County - $77,370 per year

A nurse practitioner in the following counties in Ohio make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Greene County - $72,380 per year
  2. Delaware County - $77,370 per year
  3. Cuyahoga County - $81,250 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in nurse practitioning in Ohio and to compare salaries with various related fields such as nurse anesthetist or MSN, 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 Nurse Practitioning in Ohio
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nurse Practitioning in Ohio
  • Master's Degree in Nurse Practitioning in Ohio
  • Doctoral Degree in Nurse Practitioning in Ohio

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other 870 $81,580 -31.5%
 

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