Cleveland, Ohio has 2 health science schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in health science. Cleveland has a general population of 478,403 and an overall student population of 75,018. Approximately 11,610 of Cleveland's students are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
Case Western Reserve University is the largest health science school in Cleveland, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Health Science program at Case Western Reserve University.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in health science from health science schools in Cleveland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at health science schools in Cleveland was $29,490 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,591 for health science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,241 per year, on average, for room and board at Cleveland-based health science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a health science professional in Cleveland, your job prospects are good. There were 118,680 health science professionals working in Ohio and 28,530 working in the greater Cleveland area in 2010. The government projects that the number of health science professionals in Cleveland will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for health science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health science professional in Cleveland is $61,190 per year, which is higher than the average for health science professionals state-wide.