Basic Certificate in Allied Health Professions
Education Levels of Allied Health Majors
In 2018-2019, 22,739 earned their basic certificate in allied health. The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in allied health at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Allied Health Majors With Basic Certificate
More men than women pursue basic certificate in allied health. About 53.7% of graduates in this field are male.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of allied health basic certificate students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||1,688|
|Hispanic or Latino||4,246|
Below are some popular majors that are similar to allied health that offer basic certificate.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Nursing & Nursing Assistants||46,750|
|Allied Health Services||20,455|
|Health/Medical Admin Services||16,402|
|Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science||9,861|
|Bodywork & Therapeutic Services||7,071|
*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.
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