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Health Professions at Lander University

If you are interested in studying health professions, you may want to check out the program at Lander University. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.

Lander University is located in Greenwood, South Carolina and approximately 3,226 students attend the school each year. Of the 514 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Lander University in 2019, 56 of them were health professions majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Health Professions section at the bottom of this page.

Lander University Health Professions Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health Professions
  • Master’s Degree in Health Professions

Online Classes Are Available at Lander University

Don't have the time or the flexibility in your schedule to take traditional classes? Online courses may be the perfect solution for you. They allow independent learners to study when and where they want to while offering the rigor of in-person classes.

Are you one of the many who prefer to take online classes? Lander University offers distance education options for health professions at the following degree levels:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Master’s Degree

Lander University Health Professions Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the health professions progam at Lander University compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The health professions major at Lander University is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Health Professions. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Online Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools 380
Most Popular Online Health Professions Schools 552
Most Focused Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools 605
Most Focused Health Professions Master’s Degree Schools 779
Most Popular Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools 855
Most Popular Health Professions Master’s Degree Schools 947
Most Popular Health Professions Schools 2,548
Most Focused Health Professions Schools 2,926

In 2019, 13 students received their master’s degree in health professions from Lander University. This makes it the #944 most popular school for health professions master’s degree candidates in the country.

Health Professions Student Demographics at Lander University

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the health professions majors at Lander University.

Lander University Health Professions Bachelor’s Program

91% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
The health professions program at Lander University awarded 56 bachelor's degrees in 2018-2019. About 9% of these degrees went to men with the other 91% going to women.

Lander University Gender Breakdown of Health Professions Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 88% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in health professions at Lander University are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Lander University with a bachelor's in health professions.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Health Professions Majors at Lander University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 49
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 2

Lander University Health Professions Master’s Program

85% Women
38% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 13 health professions majors earned their master's degree from Lander University. Of these graduates, 15% were men and 85% were women.

Lander University Gender Breakdown of Health Professions Master's Degree Grads

Of the students who received a health professions master's degree from Lander University, 62% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Lander University with a master's in health professions.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Health Professions Majors at Lander University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 8
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Lander University also has a doctoral program available in health professions. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Concentrations Within Health Professions

The following health professions concentations are available at Lander University. The table shows all degrees awarded in this field awarded for all degree levels at Lander University. A concentration may not be available for your level.

Concentration Annual Degrees Awarded
Nursing 69

Careers That Health Professions Grads May Go Into

A degree in health professions can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for SC, the home state for Lander University.

Occupation Jobs in SC Average Salary in SC
Registered Nurses 44,350 $64,940
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 25,410 $52,690
Nursing Assistants 20,950 $25,390
Personal Care Aides 18,040 $20,990
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 10,560 $40,890

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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