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Schools Offering Teaching Programs in Ohio

Around 2.0% of Ohio's graduates graduate from teaching degree programs every year. That means an estimated 6,789 teachers graduate from Ohio's 88 teaching schools each year.

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Ohio State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Ohio that has a teaching program. It is located in Columbus. 266 students graduated with a degree in teaching from Ohio State University-Main Campus in 2010. The tuition rate at Ohio State University-Main Campus was $9,420 per year.

Oberlin College, which is located in Oberlin, is the second-ranked school in Ohio that has a teaching program. It received a ranking of 19th in the country in 2010. 13 students graduated with degree in teaching from Oberlin College in 2010. Tuition at Oberlin College was $41,577 per year.

Case Western Reserve University, which is located in Cleveland, is the third-ranked school in Ohio that has a teaching program. It received a ranking of 22nd in the country in 2010. 14 students graduated with degree in teaching from Case Western Reserve University in 2010. Students at Case Western Reserve University paid $37,648 per year in tuition fees.


If you are hoping to attend one of Ohio's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $15,018 per year, though tuition can range from $41,577 per year to $1,735 per year. In 2010, the following Ohio teaching schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Oberlin College - located in Oberlin, students are charged $41,577 per year
  2. Denison University - located in Granville, students are charged $38,220 per year
  3. Case Western Reserve University - located in Cleveland, students are charged $37,648 per year

The following Ohio teaching schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  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 teaching degree from an Ohio school... what next?

Primary school education administrator, education administrator, business teacher, computer science teacher, and mathematical science teacher are the professions of choice for a majority of teaching graduates in Ohio. In 2010, there were 122,930 teacher working in Ohio, including 3,290 english teachers, 8,340 primary school education administrators, and 2,870 education administrators. In Ohio, the largest numbers of teacher work in the following counties:

  1. Delaware County - 20,340 teachers
  2. Dearborn County - 19,960 teachers
  3. Cuyahoga County - 19,330 teachers

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of teachers in the state of Ohio will grow to 99,010. This would require a 7% growth in the field.


teachers in Ohio make an average of $64,056 per year. However, Ohio teacher earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,570 per year to more than $162,750 per year in 2010. Teachers in the following Ohio counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Delaware County - $69,571 per year
  2. Adams County - $65,021 per year
  3. Portage County - $64,522 per year

On average, teachers earn the least in the following Ohio counties:

  1. Jefferson County - $47,293 per year
  2. Richland County - $52,515 per year
  3. Coshocton County - $52,673 per year

The teachers with highest average salaries in Ohio were:

  1. Education Administrator - $102,460 per year
  2. Primary School Education Administrator - $85,330 per year
  3. Social Science Teacher - $78,500 per year

The teachers with lowest average salaries in Ohio were:

  1. Postsecondary Vocational Teacher - $46,940 per year
  2. Literacy Teacher - $46,510 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Ohio statistics regarding a career in teaching and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as early childhood education or special education.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Teaching in Ohio
  • Bachelor's Degree in Teaching in Ohio
  • Master's Degree in Teaching in Ohio
  • Doctoral Degree in Teaching in Ohio
  • Certificate in Teaching in Ohio

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 43,430 $54,180 -20.7%
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 21,440 $52,680 -25.5%
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 8,340 $85,330 -21.7%
Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School 8,260 $52,090 13.3%
Instructional Coordinators 5,670 $61,000 -6.6%
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 5,500 $77,680 -12.7%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 4,900 $49,320 -24.8%
Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 4,230 $46,940 41.5%
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 3,290 $61,710 9.7%
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 3,280 $66,530 1.5%
Education Teachers, Postsecondary 3,150 $60,670 34.6%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,870 $102,460 -3.7%
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 2,860 $46,510 85.7%
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 2,300 $67,970 18.6%
Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 1,570 $62,520 4.0%
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,480 $68,480 -8.1%
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 270 $58,440 -59.1%
Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 90 $78,500 -10.0%

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