Education in Ohio
The state of Ohio has 1,453 high schools, which are broken down into 1,245 public schools and 208 private schools. Ohio is ranked eighth in the country for high school student enrollment, but it is ranked 44th for its student to teacher ratio. Ohio is ranked seventh in the country for number of high schools and eighth for overall high school enrollment. The graduation rate in Ohio is 81 percent, while the dropout rate is 4.6 percent.
Advanced Degrees in Ohio
The state of Ohio is home to some very prestigious colleges and universities including Kent State University, the University of Ohio, Miami University, Bowling Green State University and the University of Akron. It is estimated that nearly 25 percent of all Ohio residents have some form of college degree with the more common fields of study in Ohio colleges being:
– Physical Science