Ohio Colleges

Student to Faculty Ratio

For academic year 2019-2020, the average student to faculty ratio of Ohio Colleges is 12.40 to 1. It indicates that there are about 12 students for every one instructional faculty and staff. For public schools, the ratio is 13.78 to 1 and 11.73 for private schools. Following table and chart illustrate the student to faculty ratio of Ohio Colleges by school controls and levels.
Student to Faculty Ratio (2019-2020)
Ohio Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)12.88 to 118.23 to 110.89 to 1
2-4 Years13.36 to 115.70 to 112.57 to 1
Less than 2 Years10.29 to 18.81 to 111.83 to 1
Average12.40 to 113.78 to 111.73 to 1
Student-to-faculty ratio: total students not in graduate or professional programs divided by total instructional staff not teaching in graduate or professional programs.
[CHART#1] Student to Faculty Ratio for Ohio Colleges

Faculty Statistics

There are 54,843 instructional staffs including professors, faculties, instructors, and teaching staffs with full-time or part-time status in Ohio Colleges. By school type, 36,814 instructional staffs are working for public schools and 18,029 for private schools. By employment status, there are 26,139 full-time and 28,704 part-time faculties in Ohio Colleges. Next table and chart shows the number of instructional staffs by school type, levels, and employment status.
Faculty Statistics (2019-2020)
Ohio Colleges
TotalPublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)22,47718,306 14,60610,394 7,8717,912
2-4 Years3,2288,383 2,5527,344 6761,039
Less than 2 Years4342,015 1841,734 250281
Total26,13928,704 17,34219,472 8,7979,232
[CHART#2] Faculty Statistics for Ohio Colleges