Griffin has a general population of 23,451 and an overall student population of 5,185. Approximately 5,185 of Griffin's students are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
The largest health science school in Griffin, by student population, is Southern Crescent Technical College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Health Science program at Southern Crescent Technical College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a health science certificate from one of Griffin's health science schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,043 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for health science related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Griffin after graduating from health science school, you should know that job prospects for health science professionals in Griffin, which is the most popular health science profession, are good. In 2010, there were 66,610 health science professionals in Georgia. Of these health science professionals, 33,790 were working in the greater Griffin area. By the year 2018, the number of health science professionals is expected to increase by 35% in Griffin. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health science professionals.
As a health science professional in Griffin, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,100 per year. This is higher than the average salary for health science professionals in the state.