Colleges and Universities in Ohio

Ranking Institution name Tuition Control Acceptance Rate
1
Columbus, Ohio
$25.757 Public 56%
2
Cincinnati, Ohio
$25.816 Public 67%
3
Kent, Ohio
$17.776 Public 83%
4
Akron, Ohio
$18.418 Public 96%
5
Athens, Ohio
$19.410 Public 73%
6
Oxford, Ohio
$29.590 Public 67%
7
Bowling Green, Ohio
$18.034 Public 72%
8
Toledo, Ohio
$18.395 Public 91%
9
Cleveland, Ohio
$7.368 Public 0%
10
Dayton, Ohio
$16.182 Public 0%
11
Youngstown, Ohio
$8.358 Public 0%
12
Columbus, Ohio
$8.186 Public 0%
13
Cleveland, Ohio
$12.678 Public 63%
14
Dayton, Ohio
$6.600 Public 0%
15
Dayton, Ohio
$35.800 Private Non-Profit 53%
16
Perrysburg, Ohio
$7.040 Public 0%
17
North Canton, Ohio
$5.791 Public 0%
18
Cleveland, Ohio
$41.420 Private Non-Profit 54%
19
Cincinnati, Ohio
$33.000 Private Non-Profit 70%
20
Cincinnati, Ohio
$7.232 Public 0%
21
Elyria, Ohio
$7.059 Public 0%
22
Portsmouth, Ohio
$12.291 Public 0%
23
Lima, Ohio
$9.565 Private Non-Profit 0%
24
Nelsonville, Ohio
$8.580 Public 0%
25
Kirtland, Ohio
$8.906 Public 0%
26
Centerville, Ohio
$11.586 Private For-Profit 100%
27
Cedarville, Ohio
$26.420 Private Non-Profit 74%
28
Berea, Ohio
$27.840 Private Non-Profit 64%
29
Oberlin, Ohio
$46.870 Private Non-Profit 30%
30
Blue Ash, Ohio
$14.516 Public 0%
31
University Heights, Ohio
$34.480 Private Non-Profit 83%
32
Springfield, Ohio
$6.111 Public 0%
33
Tiffin, Ohio
$20.700 Private Non-Profit 39%
34
Hamilton, Ohio
$14.165 Public 0%
35
Findlay, Ohio
$29.798 Private Non-Profit 68%
36
Columbus, Ohio
$31.990 Private Non-Profit 76%
37
Ashland, Ohio
$29.836 Private Non-Profit 74%
38
Canton, Ohio
$13.514 Public 0%
39
Granville, Ohio
$43.910 Private Non-Profit 46%
40
Westerville, Ohio
$31.424 Private Non-Profit 74%
41
Ada, Ohio
$36.720 Private Non-Profit 68%
42
Alliance, Ohio
$27.380 Private Non-Profit 71%
43
Batavia, Ohio
$12.302 Public 0%
44
Wooster, Ohio
$41.680 Private Non-Profit 56%
45
Columbus, Ohio
$10.681 Private Non-Profit 0%
46
Steubenville, Ohio
$23.160 Private Non-Profit 76%
47
Newark, Ohio
$22.860 Public 0%
48
North Canton, Ohio
$25.840 Private Non-Profit 77%
49
Wilberforce, Ohio
$13.510 Public 33%
50
Rio Grande, Ohio
$20.780 Private Non-Profit 0%

Education in Ohio

As of June 2014, 20.86 of Ohio’s population aged over 25 had some college degree, compared to 21.29 for the entire United States. Two-year college graduates constituted 7.69, four-year graduates – 15.65 and Master graduates – 6.54 of the Ohio population.

Education of Ohio

As of June 2014, the Ohio’s average income per capita is 25857, compared to the average of 28051 for the United States, while the median household income is 48246. The unemployed people available workforce constituted 5.3 of the state’s population, while the job growth expected over the next decade is 36.7. The indicators of sales and income taxes were 6.75 and 3.76 respectively.

Cost of living in Ohio

If we take the average indicator for the entire United States as 100, the overall cost of living in the state of Ohio makes 88, with the cost of food being 99.2 and expenses for health care services such as stay in a hospital room, doctor’s and dentist’s appointments – 98. The state’s average indicator for the cost of housing, comprising mortgage, rent and taxes is 66. The index of Ohio’s charges for utilities services, such as heating, cooling, natural gas and electricity makes 99. The average transportation costs make 100, while other miscellaneous expenses, such as clothing, repairs, and entertainment constitute 98 points.

Air pollution and health in Ohio

Ohio’s index of air quality is 86.6 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better) according to EPA reports taking into account the days of ozone alert and volume of such pollutants as lead, carbon monoxide, sulfur and others. State’s weather quality is graded at 35 points out of 100 on the basis of such indices as toxic discharges, sediments, turbidity and pollutants. The index of Superfund sites is 80 compared to 71 for the entire country. In 2014, the number of physicians per 100,000 persons is 277 and the health cost index is lower compared to the average US index.

Climate in Ohio

Ohio’s annual rainfall is 38.2 inches, compared to 36.5 for the entire US. In winter the state gets the annual snowfall of 27.4, while the United States in general get 25. There are 128 days with measurable precipitation, and 173 sunny days per annum. In July, the average high temperature is 84.7 degrees Fahrenheit, and in January the average lowest is 19.2 degrees. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) makes 46 and is based on the combination of summer temperature and effect humidity on the population.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov