Health Professions at Temple University
Temple is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has a total student population of 37,236. In 2021, 573 health professions majors received their bachelor's degree from Temple.
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.
Temple Health Professions Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Health Professions
- Master’s Degree in Health Professions
- Doctorate Degree in Health Professions
Online Classes Are Available at Temple
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? Temple offers distance education options for health professions at the following degree levels:
- Master’s Degree
Temple Health Professions Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks health professions programs across the country. The following shows how Temple performed in these rankings.
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 Temple 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.
|Best Value Health Professions Schools||1,483|
Health Professions Student Demographics at Temple
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the health professions majors at Temple University.
Temple Health Professions Bachelor’s Program
About 53% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in health professions at Temple are white. This is typical for this degree on the nationwide level. Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 1% more racial-ethnic minorities in its health professions bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Temple University with a bachelor's in health professions.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||91|
|Hispanic or Latino||45|
Temple Health Professions Master’s Program
Of the students who received a health professions master's degree from Temple, 54% were white. This is typical for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Temple University with a master's in health professions.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||20|
|Hispanic or Latino||18|
Temple also has a doctoral program available in health professions. In 2021, 709 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within Health Professions
If you plan to be a health professions major, you may want to focus your studies on one of the following concentrations. The table shows all degrees awarded in this field awarded for all degree levels at Temple University. A concentration may not be available for your level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions||219|
|Health Sciences & Services||204|
|Medical Illustration & Informatics||55|
|Allied Health Professions||50|
|Advanced Dentistry & Oral Sciences||27|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||9|
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 PA, the home state for Temple University.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|Personal Care Aides||121,300||$24,880|
|Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors||68,240||$60,800|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||38,370||$48,120|
*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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Audrey under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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