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James A Rhodes State College

James A Rhodes State College

James A. Rhodes State College is a two-year, public, state college located in Ohio, United States. The college was named in honor of Jim Rhodes, an American Republican politician from Ohio. The institute was officially chartered in 1971 as Lima Technical College. The college offers a wide variety of associate degrees in diverse areas of study. It also offers distance learning programs.

James A. Rhodes State College's athletics department sponsors several men's and women's sports teams. The teams participate in a wide variety of sports including basketball, baseball, golf, and volleyball. The campus is home to several clubs and organizations based on the varied interests of the students.

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Contacting James A Rhodes State College

James A Rhodes State College
4240 Campus Dr
Lima , OH 45804
General Phone: (419) 221-1112
http://www.rhodesstate.edu

James A Rhodes State College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine210EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Medical Support and Technology94dental hygienist, medical assistant, radiation therapist, respiratory care tech
Engineering Technician88civil engineering tech, electronics tech, robotics tech, environmental control tech, industrial tech, quality control tech, mechanical engineering tech, mechanical engineering related tech, computer systems tech ...
Business and Management71accounting technology, financial management, marketing, business and related services
Family and Social Work47child development, social work
Computer Science and Engineering37computer applications programming
Security and Law Enforcement18corrections, criminal justice and police
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy16occupational therapist assistant
Therapy and Counseling15physical therapist assistant
Office and Administration10administrative assistant
Liberal Arts3interdisciplinary studies
Law3legal assistant

Number of programs and degrees for James A Rhodes State College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year10710
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years7813
Associate's degree42729

James A Rhodes State College Student Body

In 2007-2008, James A Rhodes State College had a total enrollment of 3,385 students (2,562 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 88%
Black 8%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 23%
20-21 17%
22-24 14%
25-29 15%
30-34 10%
35-39 7%
40-49 7%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Ohio99%

James A Rhodes State College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %
Part-Time 46 %

James A Rhodes State College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Lima, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

James A Rhodes State College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,398
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 6,721
Books and supplies $ 927

Financial Aid:
James A Rhodes State College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1002700)

James A Rhodes State College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1946

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year3$40,9444$49,221
All faculty totalcalendar year3$40,9444$49,221

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year3$54,9565$57,566
Associate professoracademic year2*9$55,664
Assistant professoracademic year5$50,67215$44,890
Instructoracademic year6$49,68713$40,660
All faculty totalacademic year16$51,24742$47,398

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

James A Rhodes State College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications

Engineering Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other
Industrial Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians, Other
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Robotics Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Development
Social Work

Law
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapist Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Corrections
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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James A Rhodes State College Highlights

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What Sets James A Rhodes State College Apart:

CategoryTrophy 
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 8%James A Rhodes State College Female % of student body
% of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 12%James A Rhodes State College % of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 14%James A Rhodes State College % of degrees in business and management
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 15%James A Rhodes State College % of degrees in computer science and engineering
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%James A Rhodes State College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
Number of students
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 19%James A Rhodes State College Number of students
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%James A Rhodes State College % of degrees in engineering technician
Number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 20%James A Rhodes State College Number of degree programs

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study

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