2021 Highest Paid History Graduates in Ohio
Finding the Best History School for You
History is the #22 most popular major in Ohio with 814 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 3.1% of all the history bachelor's degrees in the country. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid History Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.
This year's Highest Paid History Graduates in Ohio ranking analyzed 12 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in history.
In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.
Salaries of History Majors After Graduation
After graduation, history majors from schools in Ohio earn an average salary of $25,883 per year. That's not so great, since it is 35% less than the national average salary of a typical bachelor's degree holder. However, graduates from the schools in this list may make more.
Nationwide, students who earn a bachelor's degree in history make more than those who graduate from schools in Ohio. The national average salary is $28,971.
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2021 Highest Paid History Grads in Ohio
Top 10 Best Schools for Highly Paid History Graduates in Ohio
Our rankings recognize Ashland University as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Ashland is a medium-sized private not-for-profit school located in the fringe town of Ashland.Request Information
The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Kenyon College. Located in the distant town of Gambier, Kenyon is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.Request Information
Ohio State University - Mansfield Campus landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid history school. Located in the rural area of Mansfield, Ohio State University - Mansfield Campus is a public school with a small student population.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Denison University as the #2 school in this year's rankings. Located in the suburb of Granville, Denison is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.Request Information
Ohio State University - Marion Campus landed the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid history school. Ohio State University - Marion Campus is a small public school located in the distant town of Marion.Request Information
The #4 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Ohio State University - Main Campus. Ohio State is a fairly large public school located in the city of Columbus.Request Information
The #5 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Ohio State University - Newark Campus. Ohio State University - Newark Campus is a small public school located in the suburb of Newark.Request Information
The #6 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Ohio State University - Lima Campus. Located in the rural area of Lima, Ohio State University - Lima Campus is a public school with a small student population.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Miami University - Oxford as the #7 school in this year's rankings. Miami University - Oxford is a large public school located in the town of Oxford.Request Information
Kent State University at Kent comes in at #8 in this year's ranking. Located in the large suburb of Kent, Kent State is a public college with a very large student population.Request Information
Best History Colleges in the Great Lakes Region
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Rankings in Majors Related to History
History Majors to Study
Most Popular Majors Related to History
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Communication & Journalism||3,878|
|Family, Consumer & Human Sciences||1,091|
Notes and References
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
- Credit for the banner image above goes to Abraham Ortelius.
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