Pasadena, California has 2 health science schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in health science. With an overall population of 133,936 and a student population of 36,548, approximately 28,583 of Pasadena students attend one of Pasadena's schools that offer health science programs.
California Institute of Technology is the largest health science school in Pasadena, based on student population. In 2010, California Institute of Technology graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in health science.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in health science in Pasadena in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,644 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,464 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health science program in Pasadena. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,755 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,382.
After graduating with your credentials in health science, if you decide to work as a health science professional in Pasadena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 health science professionals in California were working in the greater Pasadena area. Pasadena'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health science professional in Pasadena is $81,540 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.
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