There are schools offering veterinary programs in Ohio!
Schools Offering Veterinary Medicine Programs in Ohio
Ohio State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Ohio that has a veterinary program. It is located in Columbus. 238 students graduated with a degree in veterinary from Ohio State University-Main Campus in 2010. Students at Ohio State University-Main Campus paid $9,420 per year in tuition fees.
The second-ranked school in Ohio with a veterinary program is Ohio University-Main Campus, which is located in Athens. In 2010, it was ranked 27th nationwide. In 2010, 69 students graduated from Ohio University-Main Campus veterinary program. The tuition rate at Ohio University-Main Campus was $9,603 per year.
The third-ranked school in Ohio with a veterinary program is Otterbein University, which is located in Westerville. In 2010, it was ranked 39th nationwide. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Otterbein University veterinary program. The tuition rate at Otterbein University was $28,413 per year.
If you choose to attend a Ohio veterinary school, average tuition will be $11,766 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,537 per year to $36,398 per year. The Ohio veterinary schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:
- Ohio Wesleyan University - located in Delaware, students are charged $36,398 per year
- Otterbein University - located in Westerville, students are charged $28,413 per year
- The University of Findlay - located in Findlay, students are charged $26,798 per year
The veterinary schools in Ohio that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Cuyahoga Community College District - located in Cleveland, students are charged $2,537 per year
- Columbus State Community College - located in Columbus, students are charged $2,958 per year
- Kent State University at Tuscarawas - located in New Philadelphia, students are charged $5,110 per year
A veterinary degree from an Ohio school... what next?
The highest percentage of veterinary graduates in Ohio pursue careers as a veterinarian. 2,020 veterinarians were working in Ohio in 2010. In Ohio, the largest numbers of veterinarians work in the following counties:
- Delaware County - 460 veterinarians
- Cuyahoga County - 410 veterinarians
- Dearborn County - 300 veterinarians
The government projects that the number of veterinarians in Ohio will grow by 27%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 2,630 veterinarians working in Ohio.
On average, a veterinarian earns a salary of $88,390 per year in Ohio state. However, Ohio veterinarians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $35,890 per year to more than $146,580 per year in 2010. The counties in Ohio with the highest average salary for a veterinarian are:
- Portage County - $118,030 per year
- Fulton County - $112,520 per year
- Auglaize County - $101,890 per year
The Ohio counties with the lowest average salary for veterinarians are:
- Coshocton County - $70,190 per year
- Cuyahoga County - $73,640 per year
- Delaware County - $77,960 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Ohio statistics regarding a career in veterinary medicine. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as veterinary or dog training.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Ohio
- Bachelor's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Ohio
- Master's Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Ohio
- Doctoral Degree in Veterinary Medicine in Ohio
- Certificate in Veterinary Medicine in Ohio
Curious what studying Veterinary gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Ohio
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Nonfarm Animal Caretakers||4,460||$20,730||24.9%|
|Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers||3,130||$21,030||1.6%|
|Veterinary Technologists and Technicians||2,320||$29,700||34.9%|
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