There are 2 health science schools in Tallahassee, Florida. With an overall population of 150,624 and a student population of 68,614, approximately 52,059 of Tallahassee students attend one of Tallahassee's schools that offer health science programs.
Tallahassee's largest health science school is Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. Approximately 53 students graduated in 2010 from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University with credentials in health science.
In 2010, 59 students graduated with a health science degree in Tallahassee. Tuition in 2009 at Tallahassee's health science schools was $16,608 per year for instate students and $29,801 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,039 for health science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,609 per year, on average, for room and board at Tallahassee-based health science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,272.
Many health science graduates choose to work as health science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tallahassee, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 151,100 health science professionals in Florida, 3,090 were working in the greater Tallahassee area. Tallahassee's health science professional workforce is projected to increase by 24% 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 Tallahassee is $55,320 per year, which is lower than the average for health science professionals state-wide.
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