Indianapolis, Indiana has 2 health science schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in health science. Indianapolis has a general population of 781,870 and an overall student population of 71,622. Approximately 30,919 of Indianapolis's students are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
The largest health science school in Indianapolis, by student population, is Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Health Science program at Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a health science degree from one of Indianapolis's health science schools. If you decide to attend one of Indianapolis's health science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,859 per year in instate tuition and $37,756 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,123 for health science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Indianapolis-based health science schools, you will have an added expense of $7,944 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,346.
If you plan on staying in Indianapolis after graduating from health science school, you should know that job prospects for health science professionals in Indianapolis, which is the most popular health science profession, are good. There were 57,310 health science professionals working in Indiana and 20,740 working in the greater Indianapolis area in 2010. Indianapolis's health science professional workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Indianapolis is $61,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.
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