Fairfield has a general population of 9,509 and an overall student population of 1,199. Approximately 1,199 of Fairfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
Maharishi University of Management is the largest health science school in Fairfield, based on student population. In 2010, Maharishi University of Management graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in health science.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,430 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for health science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,230.
If you plan on staying in Fairfield after graduating from health science school, you should know that job prospects for health science professionals in Fairfield, which is the most popular health science profession, are good. In 2010, there were 32,250 health science professionals in Iowa. Of these health science professionals, 4,250 were working in the greater Fairfield area. By the year 2018, the number of health science professionals is expected to increase by 22% in Fairfield. 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 Fairfield is $49,140 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.