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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Ohio


Approximately 2.4% of graduates in of Ohio receive nursing degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 8,395 registered nurses graduate from Ohio's 81 RN schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Ohio with a RN program is Ohio State University-Main Campus, which is located in Columbus. In 2010, it was ranked 14th nationwide. 338 students graduated with a degree in RN from Ohio State University-Main Campus in 2010. Tuition at Ohio State University-Main Campus was $9,420 per year.

Case Western Reserve University, which was ranked 22nd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a RN program. It is located in Cleveland. In 2010, 68 students graduated from Case Western Reserve University RN program. The tuition rate at Case Western Reserve University was $37,648 per year.

The third-ranked school in Ohio with a RN program is Ohio University-Main Campus, which is located in Athens. In 2010, it was ranked 27th nationwide. 156 students graduated with degree in RN from Ohio University-Main Campus in 2010. Tuition at Ohio University-Main Campus was $9,603 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Ohio's RN schools ranges from $37,648 per year to $1,735 per year. But, the average tuition is $11,661 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Ohio RN schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Case Western Reserve University - located in Cleveland, students are charged $37,648 per year
  2. Ohio Northern University - located in Ada, students are charged $33,099 per year
  3. Xavier University - located in Cincinnati, students are charged $29,970 per year

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

  1. Sinclair Community College - located in Dayton, students are charged $1,735 per year
  2. Cuyahoga Community College District - located in Cleveland, students are charged $2,537 per year
  3. Lorain County Community College - located in Elyria, students are charged $2,570 per year

A RN degree from an Ohio school... what next?

A large number of Ohio RN graduates become registered nurses. If you decide to work as a registered nurse in Ohio, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 122,300 Ohio registered nurses as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Ohio registered nurses:

  1. Cuyahoga County - 28,530 registered nurses
  2. Dearborn County - 23,260 registered nurses
  3. Delaware County - 17,740 registered nurses

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of registered nurses in the state of Ohio will grow to 139,700. This would require a 17% growth in the profession.

Salary

A registered nurse in Ohio makes an average of $60,590 per year. However, this number is only an average. registered nurses in Ohio had varying salaries from $30,830 to $85,810 per year in 2010. The counties in Ohio with the highest average salary for a registered nurse are:

  1. Cuyahoga County - $63,210 per year
  2. Delaware County - $63,010 per year
  3. Dearborn County - $62,440 per year

The following counties in Ohio have the lowest average salaries for registered nurses:

  1. Jefferson County - $49,780 per year
  2. Auglaize County - $53,000 per year
  3. Coshocton County - $53,170 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in nursing in Ohio and to compare salaries with various related fields such as nurse assisting or forensic nursing, 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 Nursing in Ohio
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing in Ohio
  • Master's Degree in Nursing in Ohio
  • Doctoral Degree in Nursing in Ohio
  • Certificate in Nursing in Ohio

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,855 miles from location Ohio State University-Main Campus Columbus OH 85.5159 49% 55,014
5,931 miles from location University of Cincinnati-Main Campus Cincinnati OH 68.9215 36% 31,134
5,795 miles from location Cuyahoga Community College District Cleveland OH 9.90183 n/a 29,807
5,854 miles from location Columbus State Community College Columbus OH 11.6792 n/a 28,539
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
5,895 miles from location University of Toledo Toledo OH 26.8042 n/a 23,064
5,803 miles from location Ohio University-Main Campus Athens OH 73.0214 35% 22,647
5,891 miles from location Owens Community College Perrysburg OH 11.3004 n/a 22,530
5,917 miles from location Sinclair Community College Dayton OH 11.8406 n/a 21,561
5,910 miles from location Wright State University-Main Campus Dayton OH 25.0605 n/a 17,558
5,895 miles from location Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Bowling Green OH 65.9679 34% 17,309
5,944 miles from location Miami University-Oxford Oxford OH 41.8383 24% 16,884
5,794 miles from location Cleveland State University Cleveland OH 23.1227 40% 16,216
5,738 miles from location Youngstown State University Youngstown OH 22.3377 n/a 14,644
5,814 miles from location Lorain County Community College Elyria OH 9.2858 n/a 12,798
5,778 miles from location Stark State College of Technology Canton OH 12.024 n/a 12,476
5,932 miles from location Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Cincinnati OH 11.9536 n/a 10,165
5,791 miles from location Case Western Reserve University Cleveland OH 78.2057 17% 9,738
5,779 miles from location Lakeland Community College Willoughby OH 9.50558 n/a 9,406
5,928 miles from location Xavier University Cincinnati OH 69.5571 22% 6,966
5,810 miles from location Hocking College Nelsonville OH 14.991 n/a 6,340
5,925 miles from location University of Cincinnati-Raymond Walters College Cincinnati OH 8.4508 n/a 4,820
5,825 miles from location Central Ohio Technical College Newark OH 10.8453 n/a 4,350
5,847 miles from location Shawnee State University Portsmouth OH 15.9698 n/a 4,300
5,912 miles from location James A Rhodes State College Lima OH 12.4985 n/a 4,147
5,896 miles from location Clark State Community College Springfield OH 8.13511 n/a 4,032
5,929 miles from location Northwest State Community College Archbold OH 12.5827 n/a 3,665
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
5,919 miles from location Edison State Community College Piqua OH 15.7902 n/a 3,519
5,883 miles from location Southern State Community College Hillsboro OH 12.6745 n/a 3,363
5,870 miles from location Terra State Community College Fremont OH 11.6464 n/a 3,152
5,896 miles from location Cedarville University Cedarville OH 68.5434 32% 3,102
5,852 miles from location Otterbein University Westerville OH 61.346 22% 3,063
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
5,862 miles from location Marion Technical College Marion OH 12.119 n/a 2,659
5,828 miles from location Mount Vernon Nazarene University Mount Vernon OH 26.4062 48% 2,622
5,775 miles from location Malone University Canton OH 28.5007 42% 2,620
5,851 miles from location Ohio University-Chillicothe Campus Chillicothe OH 15.3121 n/a 2,362
5,937 miles from location College of Mount St. Joseph Cincinnati OH 26.649 37% 2,324
5,788 miles from location Muskingum University New Concord OH 59.092 30% 2,207
5,900 miles from location Lourdes College Sylvania OH 18.7614 41% 2,202
5,768 miles from location Washington State Community College Marietta OH 20.0648 n/a 2,184
5,744 miles from location Belmont Technical College Saint Clairsville OH 8.81065 n/a 2,172
5,828 miles from location Ohio University-Southern Campus Ironton OH 11.7385 n/a 2,137
5,815 miles from location University of Rio Grande Rio Grande OH 21.2168 n/a 2,096
5,803 miles from location Ohio University-Zanesville Campus Zanesville OH 15.7184 n/a 2,013
5,786 miles from location Notre Dame College Cleveland OH 25.1801 29% 1,872
5,913 miles from location Fortis College Dayton OH 31.731 n/a 1,796
5,895 miles from location Urbana University Urbana OH 17.1356 43% 1,540
5,783 miles from location Ursuline College Cleveland OH 53.5024 43% 1,515
5,766 miles from location Hiram College Hiram OH 30.4986 28% 1,395
5,934 miles from location Wright State University-Lake Campus Celina OH 20.0458 n/a 1,363
5,932 miles from location Defiance College Defiance OH 53.0151 24% 1,070
5,892 miles from location Mercy College of Northwest Ohio Toledo OH 25.0851 84% 1,048
5,916 miles from location Kettering College of Medical Arts Dayton OH 60.382 75% 899
5,782 miles from location Akron Institute of Herzing University Akron OH 15.7691 n/a 858
5,850 miles from location Hondros College Westerville OH 39.7611 100% 847
5,783 miles from location Bryant and Stratton College-Eastlake Campus Eastlake OH 23.7352 100% 795
5,855 miles from location Mount Carmel College of Nursing Columbus OH 26.3337 71% 782
5,851 miles from location Chamberlain College of Nursing Columbus OH 12.4632 94% 777
5,781 miles from location Fortis College Cuyahoga Falls OH 27.2194 n/a 741
5,928 miles from location Fortis College Cincinnati OH 4.14091 n/a 668
5,799 miles from location Bryant and Stratton College-Parma Cleveland OH 26.2004 100% 666
5,850 miles from location Fortis College-Columbus Westerville OH 41.6796 100% 486
5,793 miles from location University of Phoenix-Cleveland Campus Independence OH 6.50914 n/a 482
5,923 miles from location Galen College of Nursing-Cincinnati Cincinnati OH 14.308 98% 414
5,783 miles from location ATS Institute of Technology Cleveland OH 37.2521 100% 393
5,834 miles from location Ashland University Dwight Schar College of Nursing Mansfield OH 27.8482 43% 371
5,790 miles from location Huron School of Nursing Cleveland OH 33.6233 96% 365
5,930 miles from location The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences Cincinnati OH 36.9551 100% 338
5,931 miles from location Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Cincinnati OH 9.21138 20% 301
5,775 miles from location Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences Canton OH 55.5135 100% 275
5,895 miles from location Springfield Regional School of Nursing Springfield OH 23.6684 50% 197
5,861 miles from location Tri-Rivers Career Center Marion OH 35.6035 n/a 186
5,854 miles from location American Institute of Alternative Medicine Columbus OH 41.5554 100% 144
5,732 miles from location Trinity Health System School of Nursing Steubenville OH 21.2189 n/a 119
5,847 miles from location Firelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing Sandusky OH 17.1072 n/a 85
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Registered Nurses + 122,300 $60,590 14.7%
 

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