Top Choice Information Technology Schools in Ohio | Listed by City

Choice Information Technology Schools in Ohio | Listed by City

 

Computer Networking – Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati

Category University of Cincinnati
Rankings Tied at #129 for National Universities (2015)*
Location Cincinnati, OH
School Type 4-year, public
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2013-2014) $10,784 (in-state), $25,816 (out-of-state)**
Networking Programs Offered Certificate, Associate’s, Bachelor’s
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class 58%**
Noteworthy UC’s IT program, which features a networking concentration, is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology***

Sources: *U.S. News & World Report, **NCES College Navigator, ***UC website

 

Management Information Systems (Master’s Degree)  – Cincinnati, Dayton, and Columbus

Wright State University

Category Wright State University
Rankings #118 Best Online Graduate Business Programs (2015)**
Location Dayton, OH
School Type 4-year, public
Tuition & Fees (2013-2014) Graduate: $12,514 (in-state), $21,258 (out-of-state)*
Management Information Systems Degrees Offered Bachelor’s, Master’s
Management Information Systems Degrees Awarded in 2012-2013 60*
Most Popular Degree Level in 2012-2013 Bachelor’s (41 awarded)*
Undergraduate Graduation Rate for Students Starting in Fall 2007 41%*
Noteworthy First undergraduate MIS program in a business school accredited by ABET; Research and sponsored program awards in FY 2013 amounted to over $90 million; MIS programs are accredited by the AACSB

Sources: *NCES College Navigator, **U.S. News & World Report

 

 

Computer Networking – Cleveland

#1 Baldwin Wallace University

#2 University of Akron

#3 Lorain County Community College

Category Baldwin Wallace University Akron University Lorain County Community College
Ranking(s) 16th for Regional Universities (Midwest)*, 13th for Best Value Schools* 132nd for Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs, nationwide*, 119th for Best Graduate Engineering School, nationwide* N/A
Location Berea, OH (15 miles from Cleveland) Akron, OH (39 miles from Cleveland) Elyria, OH (26 miles from Cleveland)
School Type 4-year, private not-for-profit 4-year, public 2-year, public
Tuition & Fees (2012-2013) $27,060 (undergraduate), $16,769 (graduate)** $9,863 (in-state, undergraduate), $18,063 (out-of-state, undergraduate); $8,578 (in-state, graduate), $13,766 (out-of-state, graduate)** $3,439 (in-state, undergraduate), $6,821 (out-of-state, undergraduate)**
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Degree Levels Offered Bachelor’s degree** Certificate, associate’s, and bachelor’s degrees** Associate’s degrees**
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Degrees (all levels) Awarded in 2011-2012 6** 69** 21**
Most Popular Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Degree in 2011-2012 Bachelor’s degree (6 awarded)** Bachelor’s degree (57 awarded)** Associate’s degree (21 awarded)**
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2005 Entering Class 70%** 38%** 8% (for 2008 entering class) **
Noteworthy 1 of 5 North America institutions with original handwritten manuscripts of composer Johann Sebastian Bach CS programs have dual-booting workstation labs and access to the Ohio Supercomputer Center The Richard Desich SMART Commercialization Center for Microsystems is on campus

Sources: *U.S. News & World Report, **NCES College Navigator

 

Information Technology – Cleveland

John Carroll University

Category John Carroll University
Ranking #7 among Best Regional Universities (Midwest) (2015)*
Location University Heights, Ohio
School Type 4-year, private not-for-profit
Tuition & Fees (2013-2014) Undergrad: $34,480**
Information Technology Degrees Offered Bachelor’s
Information Technology Degrees Awarded in 2012-2013 5**
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class 75%**
Noteworthy Opportunities for undergraduate computer science students include faculty-assisted research projects and presentations at national conferences***

Sources: *U.S. News and World Report; **NCES College Navigator; ***John Carroll University

 

 

Computer Programming – Cleveland

Case Western Reserve University

Note: number of degrees awarded reflects those conferred in computer science

Category Case Western Reserve University
Ranking #38 (tie) Best National Universities (2015)*
Location Cleveland, Ohio
School Type 4-year, private not-for-profit
Tuition & Fees (2013-2014) Undergrad: $41,800**
Computer Programming Degrees Offered Bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral
Computer Programming Degrees Awarded (all levels) in 2012-2013 57**
Most Popular Computer Programming Degree in 2012-2013 Bachelor’s (42 awarded)**
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class 80%**
Noteworthy Computer science program ranked #70 among national universities (2015)*

Sources: *U.S. News and World Report; **NCES College Navigator

 

 

Network Administration – Columbus

Marion Technical College

Category Marion Technical College
Distinction Received the William Over College Access Collaboration Award for providing high school students with access to college credits and exploration of career opportunities (2009)*
Location Marion, Ohio
School Type 2-year, public
Tuition & Fees (2013-2014) Undergrad: $4,422 (in-state); $6,532 (out-of-state)**
Network Systems Administration Degrees Offered Associate’s
Network Systems Administration Degrees Awarded in 2012-2013 12**
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2010 Entering Class 20%**
Noteworthy Marion Technical College is a Cisco Networking Academy location

Sources: *Marion Technical College; **NCES College Navigator

 

 

Computer Information Technology – Columbus

Ohio State University

Category Ohio State University
Rankings Tied for #54 in National Universities (2015); Tied for #26 in Undergraduate Engineering Programs (2014)*
Location Columbus, OH
School Type 4-year, public
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2014-2015) $10,037 (in-state), $26,537 (out-of-state)*
Computer Information Technology Degrees Offered Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctorate**
Computer Information Technology Degrees Awarded (all levels) in 2013 282**
Most Popular Computer Information Technology Degree Level in 2013 Bachelor’s**
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class 83%**
Noteworthy School has three computer labs with more than 100 seats available for daily use and reservations

Sources: *U.S. News & World Report, **NCES College Navigator

 

 

Computer Networking – Dayton

Edison Community College

Category Edison Community College
Distinction First general and technical college in Ohio*
Location Piqua, Ohio
School Type 2-year, public
Tuition & Fees (2013-2014) Undergrad: $4,149 (in-state); $7,659 (out-of-state)**
Computer Networking Programs Offered Certificate and associate’s degree
Computer Networking Certificates and Degrees Awarded in 2012-2013 20**
Most Popular Computer Networking Level in 2012-2013 Associate’s degree (14 awarded)**
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2010 Entering Class 20%*
Noteworthy Edison Community College is a member of the MSDN Academic Alliance, which allows the college to provide academic software products to students for free or at a reasonable price

Sources: *Edison Community College; **NCES College Navigator

 

 

Computer Programming – Dayton

Edison Community College

Category Edison Community College
Location Piqua, Ohio
School Type 2-year, public
Tuition & Fees (2013-2014) Undergrad: $4,149 (in-state); $7,659 (out-of-state)*
Computer Programming Degrees Offered Associate’s
Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2010 Entering Class 20%*
Noteworthy Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Source: *NCES College Navigator