With an overall population of 5,373 and a student population of 2,099, approximately 2,099 of Powell students attend one of Powell's schools that offer health science programs.
Northwest College is the largest health science school in Powell, based on student population. In 2010, Northwest College graduated approximately 5 students from its health science program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a health science degree from one of Powell's health science schools. If you decide to attend one of Powell's health science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,851 per year in instate tuition and $13,115 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for health science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,916 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a health science professional in Powell, your job prospects are good. There were 4,840 health science professionals working in Wyoming and 770 working in the greater Powell area in 2010. Powell's health science professional workforce is projected to increase by 28% by the year 2018. 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 Powell is $52,120 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.