Harrison has a total population of 12,152 and a student population of 2,429. Of these students, 2,429 are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
Of the 1 health science schools in Harrison, the largest health science school, by student population, is North Arkansas College. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Health Science program at North Arkansas College.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a health science certificate in Harrison. In 2009 tuition at health science schools in Harrison was $1,440 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $954 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health science program in Harrison.
If you plan on staying in Harrison after graduating from health science school, you should know that job prospects for health science professionals in Harrison, which is the most popular health science profession, are good. In 2010, there were 23,510 health science professionals in Arkansas. Of these health science professionals, 1,360 were working in the greater Harrison area. Harrison's health science professional workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health science professional in Harrison is $44,750 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.