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Public Administration & Social Service at Ohio State University - Main Campus

280 Bachelor's Degrees
438 Master's Degrees
10 Doctor's Degrees
Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. In addition, we cover how Ohio State ranks in comparison to other schools with public administration and social service programs.

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Public Administration & Social Service Degrees Available at Ohio State

Ohio State Public Administration & Social Service Rankings

Ohio State is in the top 10% of the country for public administration and social service. More specifically it was ranked #37 out of 597 schools by College Factual. It is also ranked #1 in Ohio.

Ranking Type Rank
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14
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 24
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 28
Best Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Degree Schools 28
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 29
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Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 32
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 33
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 33
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 34
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 34
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 36
Best Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Degree Schools 36
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 37
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 39
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 42
Best Public Administration & Social Service Doctor’s Degree Schools 43
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 46
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 56
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 68
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 84
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 84
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 85
Highest Paid Doctor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 87
90
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 99
195
Highest Paid Master’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 231
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 273
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 328
Highest Paid Bachelor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 364
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Popularity of Public Administration & Social Service at Ohio State

During the 2020-2021 academic year, Ohio State University - Main Campus handed out 280 bachelor's degrees in public administration and social service. Due to this, the school was ranked #13 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 1% over the previous year when 276 degrees were handed out.

In 2021, 438 students received their master’s degree in public administration and social service from Ohio State. This makes it the #14 most popular school for public administration and social service master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 10 students received their doctoral degrees in public administration and social service in 2021, making the school the #30 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Public Administration & Social Service Student Diversity at Ohio State

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the public administration and social service majors at Ohio State University - Main Campus.

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Ohio State Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Program

During the 2020-2021 academic year, 280 public administration and social service majors earned their bachelor's degree from Ohio State. Of these graduates, 23% were men and 77% were women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 64% of 2021 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Ohio State University - Main Campus with a bachelor's in public administration and social service.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 9
Black or African American 43
Hispanic or Latino 21
White 178
Non-Resident Aliens 4
Other Races 25

Ohio State Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Program

In the 2020-2021 academic year, 438 students earned a master's degree in public administration and social service from Ohio State. About 81% of these graduates were women and the other 19% were men.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 79% of 2021 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Ohio State University - Main Campus with a master's in public administration and social service.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 5
Black or African American 35
Hispanic or Latino 23
White 347
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 26

Public Administration & Social Service Majors

Public Administration and Social Service students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Social Work 526
Public Administration 185
Public Policy 22

Majors Similar to Public Administration & Social Service

Related Major Annual Graduates
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies 248
Legal Professions 191

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