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Allied Health Professions at Luzerne County Community College

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Allied Health Professions at Luzerne County Community College

What traits are you looking for in a allied health school? To help you decide if Luzerne County Community College is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's allied health program.

Luzerne County Community College is located in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania and approximately 4,920 students attend the school each year.

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

Luzerne County Community College Allied Health Professions Degrees Available

  • Undergrad Certificate in Allied Health (1 - 4 Years)
  • Associate’s Degree in Allied Health

Luzerne County Community College Allied Health Professions Rankings

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Allied Health Student Demographics at Luzerne County Community College

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the allied health majors at Luzerne County Community College.

Luzerne County Community College Allied Health Professions Associate’s Program

79% Women
32% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
For the most recent academic year available, 21% of allied health associate's degrees went to men and 79% went to women.

Luzerne County Community College Gender Breakdown of Allied Health Professions Associate's Degree Grads

The majority of those who receive an associate's degree in allied health at Luzerne County Community College are white. Around 62% fell into this category, which is typical for this degree.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Luzerne County Community College with a associate's in allied health.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Allied Health Professions Majors at Luzerne County Community College
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 2
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 3
White 21
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 6

Careers That Allied Health Grads May Go Into

A degree in allied health can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Luzerne County Community College.

Occupation Jobs in PA Average Salary in PA
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 12,730 $33,980
Health Specialties Professors 12,420 $95,160
Physician Assistants 6,650 $98,510
Respiratory Therapists 5,810 $56,970
Health Technologists and Technicians 5,400 $43,070

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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