With an overall population of 15,633 and a student population of 2,044, approximately 2,044 of Longmeadow students attend one of Longmeadow's schools that offer health science programs.
Of the 1 health science schools in Longmeadow, the largest health science school, by student population, is Bay Path College. In 2010, Bay Path College graduated approximately 7 students from its health science program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a health science degree from one of Longmeadow's health science schools. In 2009 tuition at health science schools in Longmeadow was $24,530 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health science program in Longmeadow. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,035 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,830.
Many health science graduates choose to work as health science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Longmeadow, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 health science professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Longmeadow area. By the year 2018, the number of health science professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Longmeadow. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for health science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health science professional in Longmeadow is $71,200 per year, which is lower than the average for health science professionals state-wide.