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So you're from Wooster, OH?

Fortunately for you, Wooster, 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!


 

Wooster College and University Demographics

There are a total of 39 degree and certificate programs offered at Wooster's 2 colleges and universities. You can choose to study in fields ranging from dairy science to neuroscience to english language and literature, general.

Wooster's top-ranked school is The College of Wooster. In 2010, it received a nationwide rank of 29th. Approximately 1,853 students are currently enrolled at The College of Wooster. The most popular course of study at The College of Wooster is History.

Tuition

Wooster schools charge an average tuition of $21,449 per year. To see the variation in tuition rates at different colleges in Wooster, compare the tuition at The College of Wooster, which charges students $36,598 per year, to the tuition at Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute, which charges students $6,300 per year in tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2008, $1,318,974 of the total $1,318,974 in financial aid received by Wooster students 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 $799,159, which was given by Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute.

Wooster Student Demographics

Wooster schools had an enrollment of 2,558 students in 2010. This is 0% of the total number of Ohio college students. The school with the highest number of student enrolled in Wooster was The College of Wooster, with 1,853 students. Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute, with only 705 students, had the lowest total enrollment in Wooster.

Graduation and Retention Rates

For every 100 students who enroll in Wooster schools, 76 return to start their second year of college. Approximately 51% of students eventually graduate. The College of Wooster has the highest graduation rate in Wooster, with 76% of students graduating. Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute has the lowest rate, with 25% graduating.

Diversity

Wooster schools have a student population that is approximately 48% female. 0 students are over 24 years old for every 100 college students In Wooster, . For every 100 Wooster college students, 21 students identified themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background in 2009. The College of Wooster, with 27% of students identifying themselves as being from a minority background, had the highest percentage of ethnically diverse students in Wooster.

Wooster Faculty Demographics

Wooster schools had 341 faculty members in 2010. Of these faculty members, 48% were female and 10% were from racial or ethnic minority backgrounds.

In 2009, the average faculty to student ratio was 1 to 8 for colleges and universities in Wooster. Valley Beauty School had 1 faculty for every 1 student. This was the highest faculty to student ratio for schools in Wooster.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
1 miles from location The College of Wooster Wooster OH 70.6222 17% 1,853
2 miles from location Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute Wooster OH 15.0507 n/a 705
 
 

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We've ranked the top 50 jobs in Wooster, 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+ 6,730 $22,990 $25,000
2
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants+ 5,820 $23,640 $25,140
3
Office Clerks, General+ 5,400 $24,460 $28,240
4
Registered Nurses+ 4,720 $56,270 $67,720
5
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive+ 4,080 $28,210 $32,000
6
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks+ 3,260 $29,900 $35,340
7
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education+ 2,880 $50,190 $54,330
8
Home Health Aides+ 2,810 $17,990 $21,760
9
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses+ 2,640 $36,490 $41,360
10
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers+ 2,210 $36,390 $39,890
11
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers+ 1,850 $43,140 $50,770
12
Medical Secretaries+ 1,780 $25,600 $31,820
13
Construction Laborers+ 1,620 $33,800 $33,590
14
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria+ 1,600 $22,810 $24,180
15
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education+ 1,590 $50,650 $54,880
16
General and Operations Managers+ 1,580 $94,370 $113,100
17
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants+ 1,550 $38,520 $45,860
18
Cooks, Restaurant+ 1,390 $18,140 $23,260
19
Carpenters+ 1,390 $31,290 $43,890
20
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics+ 1,260 $30,940 $38,200
21
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists+ 1,240 $35,380 $42,250
22
Accountants and Auditors+ 1,210 $56,970 $68,960
23
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers+ 1,170 $43,640 $55,620
24
Cooks, Fast Food+ 1,130 $18,070 $18,540
25
Electricians+ 1,090 $41,940 $51,810
26
Billing and Posting Clerks+ 990 $27,670 $33,270
27
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers+ 890 $51,740 $62,260
28
Medical Assistants+ 860 $25,130 $29,760
29
Industrial Production Managers+ 860 $86,610 $95,660
30
Pharmacy Technicians+ 810 $25,070 $29,330
31
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists+ 730 $25,770 $26,510
32
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors+ 700 $56,200 $55,970
33
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics+ 660 $28,920 $33,300
34
Mechanical Engineers+ 650 $64,080 $82,480
35
Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School+ 620 $46,020 $55,220
36
Social and Human Service Assistants+ 620 $26,200 $30,100
37
Medical and Health Services Managers+ 590 $80,310 $93,670
38
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School+ 580 $77,170 $89,990
39
Coaches and Scouts+ 570 $23,340 $35,950
40
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers+ 540 $38,640 $44,860
41
Financial Managers+ 530 $85,110 $116,970
42
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education+ 530 $27,490 $29,200
43
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products+ 510 $46,830 $60,160
44
Security Guards+ 500 $29,710 $26,870
45
Instructional Coordinators+ 500 $57,750 $61,270
46
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks+ 470 $27,730 $36,170
47
Child, Family, and School Social Workers+ 470 $36,730 $43,850
48
Chief Executives+ 460 $136,720 $173,350
49
Dental Assistants+ 450 $28,060 $34,140
50
Bakers+ 420 $22,510 $25,350