Point Lookout's largest health science school is College of the Ozarks. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from College of the Ozarks with credentials in health science.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in health science from health science schools in Point Lookout in 2010. In 2009 tuition at health science schools in Point Lookout was $16,990 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for health science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,105.
Many health science graduates choose to work as health science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Point Lookout, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 22 health science professionals in Missouri were working in the greater Point Lookout area. The number of health science professionals in Point Lookout is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. 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 Point Lookout is $52,610 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.