Marion has a general population of 35,318 and an overall student population of 4,673. Approximately 1,828 of Marion's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Ohio State University-Marion Campus is the largest education school in Marion, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Education program at Ohio State University-Marion Campus.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with an education degree in Marion. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Marion was $5,661 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,440 for education related books and supplies each year.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marion, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 41,380 education professionals in Ohio, 2,880 were working in the greater Marion area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Marion will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Marion is $50,980 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.