Huntington Beach has a general population of 189,594 and an overall student population of 14,157. Approximately 13,978 of Huntington Beach's students are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
The largest health science school in Huntington Beach, by student population, is Golden West College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Health Science program at Golden West College.
In 2009 tuition at health science schools in Huntington Beach was $687 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for health science related books and supplies every year.
Many health science graduates choose to work as health science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Huntington Beach, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 health science professionals in California were working in the greater Huntington Beach area. Huntington Beach's health science professional workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health science professionals.
As a health science professional in Huntington Beach, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,490 per year. This is lower than the average salary for health science professionals in the state.