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2021 Highest Paid Social Sciences Graduates in Ohio

4,508 Bachelor's Degrees
$33,116 Avg Salary
$25,069 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Social Sciences Graduates in OhioIn 2018-2019, social sciences students earned 4,508 bachelor's degrees from a Ohio school, making the subject the 4th in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 2.9% of all the social sciences bachelor's degrees in the country. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Social Sciences Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.

This year's Highest Paid Social Sciences Graduates in Ohio ranking analyzed 21 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in social sciences.

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 Social Sciences Majors After Graduation

After graduating, social sciences majors that go to school in Ohio go on to jobs making an average of $33,116 per year. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 17% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

This salary is in the same ballpark as the national average of $33,901 for those students who obtain a bachelor's degree in social sciences.

Average Salary for Social Sciences Graduates from Schools in Ohio  33,116
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66,200
Average Salary for Social Sciences Graduates from Schools Nationwide  33,901
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66,200
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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66,200

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2021 Highest Paid Social Sciences Grads in Ohio

The following colleges produce the highest paid social sciences graduates.

Top 10 Best Schools for Highly Paid Social Sciences Graduates in Ohio

#1

Kenyon College

Gambier, OH

Kenyon College comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the distant town of Gambier, Kenyon is a private not-for-profit school with a small student population.

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#2

Denison University

Granville, OH

Denison University earned the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the small suburb of Granville, Denison is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

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Oberlin College

Oberlin, OH

Oberlin College earned the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the fringe town of Oberlin, Oberlin is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

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Our rankings recognize Miami University - Oxford as the #4 school in this year's rankings. Miami University - Oxford is a fairly large public school located in the town of Oxford.

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University of Dayton

Dayton, OH

University of Dayton earned the #5 spot in our 2021 rankings. UDayton is a large private not-for-profit school located in the medium-sized city of Dayton.

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Ohio Wesleyan University

Delaware, OH

Ohio Wesleyan University comes in at #6 in this year's ranking. OWU is a small private not-for-profit school located in the large suburb of Delaware.

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John Carroll University

University Heights, OH

John Carroll University landed the #6 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid social sciences school. John Carroll is a small private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of University Heights.

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Bowling Green State University - Main Campus landed the #7 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid social sciences school. Located in the town of Bowling Green, BGSU is a public college with a large student population.

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Ohio State University - Main Campus earned the #8 spot in our 2021 rankings. Ohio State is a very large public school located in the large city of Columbus.

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Ohio State University - Mansfield Campus earned the #9 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the rural area of Mansfield, Ohio State University - Mansfield Campus is a public college with a small student population.

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Best Social Sciences Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

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State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Michigan 37 3,642
Illinois 34 4,951
Indiana 33 2,579
Wisconsin 31 2,857

Social Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Political Science & Government 1,389
Economics 969
Sociology 636
International Relations & National Security 492
Criminology 412

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 4,322
Communication & Journalism 3,878
Psychology 3,520
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 1,091
History 814

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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 AndrГ© KГјnzelmann.

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