Laramie has a total population of 27,204 and a student population of 13,654. Of these students, 12,427 are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
The largest health science school in Laramie, by student population, is University of Wyoming. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from University of Wyoming with credentials in health science.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in health science in Laramie in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Laramie's health science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,020 per year in instate tuition and $23,940 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for health science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Laramie-based health science schools, you will have an added expense of $8,006 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in health science, if you decide to work as a health science professional in Laramie, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,840 health science professionals in Wyoming, 640 were working in the greater Laramie area. By the year 2018, the number of health science professionals is expected to increase by 28% in Laramie. This projected 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 Laramie is $55,260 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.