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Fortunately for you, Willoughby, 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!


 

Willoughby College and University Demographics

Willoughby's 3 colleges and universities offer a total of 70 degree and certificate programs for you to choose from, in fields ranging from clinical/medical laboratory science and allied professions, other to hospitality administration/management, general to corrections.

Willoughby's top-ranked school is Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing. In 2010, it received a nationwide rank of 57th. Approximately 68 students are currently enrolled at Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing. Healthcare is the most popular course of study at Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing.

Tuition

On average, colleges and universities in Willoughby schools charge students $4,239 per year in tuition fees. To see the variation in tuition rates at different colleges in Willoughby, compare the tuition at Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing, which charges students $9,800 per year, to the tuition at Lakeland Community College, which charges students $2,916 per year in tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2008, students at Willoughby colleges received an estimated $18,740,618 in financial aid. Of this aid, $18,545,061 was in the form of institutional grants and scholarships. The highest amount of institutional grants and scholarships given to students by a local college was $9,719,462, which was given by Lakeland Community College.

Willoughby Student Demographics

Willoughby schools had an enrollment of 9,595 students in 2010. This is 1% of the total number of Ohio college students. Lakeland Community College had the most number of students of any college in Willoughby, with 9,406 students. Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing, with 68 students, had the least number of students.

Graduation and Retention Rates

For every 100 students who enroll in Willoughby schools, 59 return to start their second year of college. The graduation rate for Willoughby schools is approximately 46%. Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing has a graduation rate of 89%, which is the highest in amongst Willoughby schools. The lowest graduation rate is 11% for Lakeland Community College.

Diversity

The ratio of female to male students enrolled in Willoughby schools is 60 to 40. The ratio of Willoughby students who are 24 years old or younger to those who are over 24 years old is 0 to 100. In 2009, 24 in 100 college students in Willoughby identified themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority. The Willoughby school with the highest percentage of minority students was Euclid Beauty College, with 94% of students identifying themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background.

Willoughby Faculty Demographics

The total number of faculty employed by Willoughby colleges and universities was 1,328. Of these faculty members, 46% were female and 20% were from racial or ethnic minority backgrounds.

In 2009, the average faculty to student ratio was 1 to 10 for colleges and universities in Willoughby. Valley Beauty School had the highest faculty to student ratio, of schools in Willoughby, with 1 to 1.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
2 miles from location Lakeland Community College Willoughby OH 9.50558 n/a 9,406
2 miles from location Euclid Beauty College Willoughby OH 21.2468 100% 121
0 miles from location Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing Willoughby OH 42.7261 100% 68
 
 

Need a little help deciding on what to study?

We've ranked the top 50 jobs in Willoughby, 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
Registered Nurses+ 28,530 $63,210 $67,720 20.8%
2
Retail Salespersons+ 27,670 $23,880 $25,000 -5.7%
3
Office Clerks, General+ 18,940 $28,430 $28,240 -10.9%
4
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants+ 15,010 $24,010 $25,140 1.0%
5
Home Health Aides+ 14,380 $19,840 $21,760 118.9%
6
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive+ 13,480 $31,460 $32,000 -12.8%
7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks+ 12,880 $33,910 $35,340 -13.8%
8
Security Guards+ 9,580 $26,730 $26,870 -2.9%
9
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers+ 8,860 $49,860 $50,770 -1.6%
10
Accountants and Auditors+ 8,730 $67,620 $68,960 -23.8%
11
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses+ 8,370 $42,990 $41,360 14.3%
12
Medical Secretaries+ 7,900 $30,830 $31,820 13.2%
13
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants+ 7,640 $42,750 $45,860 -36.5%
14
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers+ 7,560 $38,420 $39,890 -6.7%
15
Cooks, Restaurant+ 6,800 $22,530 $23,260 19.1%
16
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers+ 6,560 $59,550 $55,620 51.2%
17
General and Operations Managers+ 6,550 $118,350 $113,100 -46.5%
18
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education+ 6,150 $57,970 $54,330 -30.4%
19
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics+ 4,570 $37,750 $38,200 -17.5%
20
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists+ 4,570 $27,390 $26,510 8.3%
21
Lawyers+ 4,360 $118,510 $129,440 -23.0%
22
Carpenters+ 4,170 $43,250 $43,890 -35.9%
23
Medical Assistants+ 4,050 $27,290 $29,760 22.7%
24
Construction Laborers+ 4,000 $43,980 $33,590 -26.1%
25
Billing and Posting Clerks+ 3,990 $31,720 $33,270 -13.1%
26
Electricians+ 3,940 $55,100 $51,810 -25.4%
27
Management Analysts+ 3,900 $82,590 $87,260 16.8%
28
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education+ 3,890 $22,880 $29,200 75.2%
29
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria+ 3,860 $25,370 $24,180 -32.4%
30
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education+ 3,790 $59,330 $54,880 -32.1%
31
Financial Managers+ 3,320 $114,580 $116,970 -2.1%
32
Software Developers, Applications+ 3,170 $82,830 $90,410
33
Pharmacy Technicians+ 3,080 $27,920 $29,330 33.9%
34
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents+ 2,760 $78,730 $95,130 0.7%
35
Mechanical Engineers+ 2,690 $77,750 $82,480 14.5%
36
Sales Managers+ 2,650 $110,860 $114,110 31.8%
37
Loan Officers+ 2,470 $50,790 $65,900 -7.8%
38
Computer Programmers+ 2,400 $64,060 $74,900
39
Medical and Health Services Managers+ 2,360 $86,100 $93,670 22.3%
40
Legal Secretaries+ 2,340 $42,770 $43,270 -21.2%
41
Industrial Production Managers+ 2,330 $93,290 $95,660 42.1%
42
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other+ 2,220 $149,230 $180,870 -5.1%
43
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products+ 2,210 $55,790 $60,160 -12.6%
44
Social and Human Service Assistants+ 2,160 $25,910 $30,100 -0.5%
45
Managers, All Other+ 2,080 $103,090 $102,160 -13.7%
46
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers+ 2,020 $63,820 $44,860 35.6%
47
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors+ 1,980 $64,150 $55,970 40.4%
48
Administrative Services Managers+ 1,960 $102,350 $84,390 12.0%
49
Dental Assistants+ 1,930 $32,850 $34,140 -17.2%
50
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics+ 1,890 $32,420 $33,300 1.6%