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Allied Health Professions in Delaware

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Allied Health Professions Schools in Delaware

78 students earned Allied Health degrees in Delaware in the 2018-2019 year.

An Allied Health Professions major is the 47th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Delaware

Allied Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 51
Bachelor’s Degree 17
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 10
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 10

Gender Distribution

In Delaware, a allied health major is more popular with women than with men.

Allied Health Professions Majors in DE Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of allied health majors in Delaware is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 6.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.7%
  • White: 78.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 2.6%
Allied Health Professions Majors in DE Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Delaware

There are 4,520 people in the state and 1,414,230 people in the nation working in allied health jobs.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. DE

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Delaware

Allied Health grads earn an average of $60,550 in the state and $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Delaware that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,895 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,816. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,500 a year.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
24,120 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.20%. The average student takes 4.16 years to complete their degree at UD. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
204 Total Students

22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,100 after earning their degree at this institution. An average student at Harris School of Business-Dover Campus will pay a net price of $23,424.

Allied Health Professions Careers in DE

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title DE Job Growth DE Median Salary
Physician Assistants 30% $105,940
Respiratory Therapists 28% $66,710
Health Specialties Professors 27% $0
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 22% $72,160
Health Technologists and Technicians 18% $45,370
Radiation Therapists 14% $97,990
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 14% $74,780
Athletic Trainers 11% $47,000
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 10% $53,140
Surgical Technologists 8% $46,860
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 7% $37,490
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 0% $80,330

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to allied health.

Major Annual Graduates in DE
Nursing 1,207
Health/Medical Admin Services 362
Allied Health Services 350
Public Health 162
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 159
Health Sciences & Services 114
Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 87
Dental Support Services 86

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