With an overall population of 40,105 and a student population of 11,438, approximately 5,144 of Muskegon students attend one of Muskegon's schools that offer health science programs.
Muskegon Community College is the largest health science school in Muskegon, based on student population. In 2010, Muskegon Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its health science program.
If you decide to attend a health science school in Muskegon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,530.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for health science related books and supplies every year.
Many health science graduates choose to work as health science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Muskegon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 42 health science professionals in Michigan were working in the greater Muskegon area. By the year 2018, the number of health science professionals is expected to increase by 20% in Muskegon. This projected 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 Muskegon is $58,450 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.