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Associate’s Degrees in Physiology & Pathology Sciences

81 Yearly Graduations
$8,900 Median Debt
69% Women
An associate's degree in physiology is offered at 5 colleges in the United States. This degree is more popular with female students, and about 91% of recent graduates were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

Education Levels of Physiology Majors

In 2018-2019, 81 associate's degrees were awarded to physiology majors. This makes it the 188th most popular associate's degree program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in physiology at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 5,549
Master’s Degree 1,642
Doctor’s Degree 568
Associate’s Degree 81
Graduate Certificate 4

Earnings of Physiology Majors With Associate’s Degrees

We are unable to calculate the median earnings for physiology majors with their associate's degree due to lack of data.

Student Debt

The median student debt for graduates holding an associate's degree in physiology is $8,900. The school you go to and how long it takes you to graduate, among other things, can cause this number to vary.

The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $8,900 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $8,900.

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Those students who are paying back their debt on a 10-year repayment plan have a median monthly payment of $92.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their associate's degree in physiology. About 69.1% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 25
Women 56
Gender Diversity of Associate's Degrees in Physiology

The racial-ethnic distribution of physiology associate’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 12
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 58
White 7
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Physiology Associate's Degree Students

There are 5 colleges that offer an associate’s degree in physiology. Learn more about the most popular 5 below:

#1

EDIC College

Caguas, Puerto Rico
52 Yearly Graduations
69% Women

The most popular school in the United States for physiology students seekingan associate's degree is EDIC College. Roughly 2,100 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 52 associate's degrees were handed out to physiology majors at EDIC College. Around 100% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 69% were women.

#2

Mission College

Santa Clara, California
19 Yearly Graduations
84% Women
89% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 2nd most popular school in the country for physiology majors who are seeking their associate's degree is Mission College. Roughly 6,900 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 19 people received their associate's degree in physiology from Mission College. About 84% of this group were women, and 89% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#3

Quincy College

Quincy, Massachusetts
10 Yearly Graduations
40% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Quincy College is the 3rd most popular school in the nation for students seeking an associate's degree in physiology. Roughly 3,400 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 10 people received their associate's degree in physiology from Quincy College. Around 50% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 40% were women.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to physiology that offer associate’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
General Biology 6,832
Biotechnology 198
Other Biological Sciences 93
Ecology & Systematics Biology 48
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 45

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student 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 percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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