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Allied Health Professions in Kansas

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Allied Health Professions Schools in Kansas

In 2018-2019, 934 students earned their Allied Health degrees in KS.

In this state, Allied Health Professions is the 11th most popular major out of a total 272 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Kansas

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 323
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 206
Bachelor’s Degree 190
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 165
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 165
Master’s Degree 50

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in KS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.7%
  • Black or African American: 3.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.0%
  • White: 69.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 11.1%
Allied Health Professions Majors in KS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Kansas

There are 10,780 people in the state and 1,414,230 people in the nation working in allied health jobs.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. KS

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Kansas

In this state, allied health grads earn an average of $54,100. Nationwide, they make an average of $61,540.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 37 colleges in Kansas that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

144 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,278 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 39% of the teachers are full time.

134 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
6,285 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $34,100 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 60%.

97 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
15,908 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.50% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.59 years to complete their degree at FHSU. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,480 Total Students

74% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,942. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,315 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,580. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
15,342 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
27,552 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,200 after earning their degree at this institution. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.60%. Most students complete their degree in 4.41 years.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,837 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,285. In their early career, SCCC grads earn an average salary of $29,700. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,998 Total Students

A typical student attending Kansas City Kansas Community College will pay a net price of $14,595. 73% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.10%.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,920 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,875. 23% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

Allied Health Professions Careers in KS

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title KS Job Growth KS Median Salary
Physician Assistants 24% $103,120
Health Specialties Professors 23% $75,630
Respiratory Therapists 23% $54,400
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 16% $72,420
Athletic Trainers 9% $45,920
Health Technologists and Technicians 8% $48,200
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 7% $45,200
Radiation Therapists 7% $59,290
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 6% $77,000
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 6% $28,840
Surgical Technologists 5% $40,080
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 5% $52,280
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 4% $66,600

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

Major Annual Graduates in KS
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 4,219
Nursing 2,914
Health Aids & Attendants 992
Allied Health Services 866
Health/Medical Admin Services 676
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 281
Rehabilitation Professions 254
Communication Sciences 220

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

View Nationwide Allied Health Professions Report

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