With an overall population of 7,914 and a student population of 4,872, approximately 3,953 of Glenside students attend one of Glenside's schools that offer health science programs.
Glenside's largest health science school is Arcadia University. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Health Science program at Arcadia University.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in health science from health science schools in Glenside in 2010. If you decide to attend a health science school in Glenside, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,260.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health science program in Glenside. And if you live on campus at one of the Glenside-based health science schools, you will have an added expense of $10,680 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,860.
If you plan on staying in Glenside after graduating from health science school, you should know that job prospects for health science professionals in Glenside, which is the most popular health science profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 health science professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Glenside area. By the year 2018, the number of health science professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Glenside. 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 Glenside is $71,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.