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Gerontology Schools In Ohio

Ohio has 8 accredited gerontology schools where gerontology faculty who teach gerontology classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in gerontology in the state of Ohio, which encompasses gerontology training at the following levels:


  1. Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

    220 McFall Ctr, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Cleveland State University

    2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Columbus State Community College

    550 E Spring St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Lourdes College

    6832 Convent Blvd, Sylvania, Ohio 43560-2898

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Miami University-Oxford

    501 East High St, Oxford, Ohio 45056

    90 U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. College of Mount St. Joseph

    5701 Delhi Rd, Cincinnati, Ohio 45233-1670

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. University of Toledo

    2801 W Bancroft, Toledo, Ohio 43606-3390

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Youngstown State University

    One University Plaza, Youngstown, Ohio 44555-0001

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Ohio Vs. National Gerontology Employment

Ohio 149,040
National 3,420,460

Of all of the gerontology professionals that work in the US, approximately 4% work in Ohio state.

Employment Growth for Gerontology professionals In Ohio

132,380 136,680 138,230 144,150 149,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Ohio, gerontology is a growing field. 16,660 more gerontology professionals were working in Ohio in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of gerontology professionals has grown by 13%. This growth is faster than the change in the number of gerontology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of gerontology professionals has grown by 10% from 2006 to 2010.

Gerontology VS. All Professions salaries in Ohio

$56,578 $59,614 $63,190 $64,116 $64,656
$44,230 $45,388 $47,259 $48,341 $48,873
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Gerontology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of gerontology professionals is growing, the salaries paid to gerontology professionals are increasing in Ohio. Gerontology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $56,578 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $64,656 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Gerontology professionals in Ohio

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Thus, there was a 12% growth in gerontology professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Ohio state, within the field of gerontology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid gerontology professionals earn 123% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Gerontology professionals and related professions in Ohio


Gerontology professionals in Ohio earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Gerontology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Ohio


The number of students graduating from the 8 accredited gerontology schools in Ohio is decreasing. In Ohio, there were 65 graduates in 2006. And there were 54 graduates from gerontology courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of gerontology school degree or certificate graduates in Ohio by 17%. Most of these graduates, or 42%, earned a bachelor's degree in gerontology.

Gerontology Faculty Salaries in Ohio

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The number of gerontology faculty, growth in the field of gerontology academia and gerontology faculty salaries in Ohio, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching gerontology courses to students at the certificate in gerontology, associates degree in gerontology, bachelors degree in gerontology, and masters degree in gerontology levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of gerontology in Ohio. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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