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Accolades for Ohio’s Workforce

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Ohio ranks second in Forbes’ quality of life metric thanks to low living costs, short commutes and a plethora of top-rate colleges and cultural and recreational opportunities.
High-paying professional and technical jobs continue to grow rapidly in Ohio, providing attractive opportunities for new graduates.
Michael Jones
University of Cincinnati Department of Economics
Demographics and Workforce
As we grew and looked for talent, we found incredible talent in Ohio and in the Midwest —and over the last three years, as we have organically grown, the decision is looking even better.
Steven Hong
Ph.D., CEO, Oculii

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Major Businesses
Many well-known brands call Ohio home.
Education & Training
Ohio puts education first to create tomorrow’s workforce.
Workforce Trends

Ohioans bring a Midwest work ethic and top-level talent

By the Numbers


Healthcare jobs outpacing national employment growth


Increase in bioscience-related degrees

By the Numbers


Increase in computer engineering degrees (2009-19)


Scientists, engineers, & technicians employed (2000)

By the Numbers


In plastic and rubber manufacturing in the U.S.


Talent availability for 3D printing in the Midwest


In active apprentices in the U.S.

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