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Allied Health Professions in Nevada

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Allied Health Professions Schools in Nevada

1,127 Allied Health students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Allied Health Professions is the 6th most popular major out of a total 201 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Nevada

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 811
Associate’s Degree 155
Bachelor’s Degree 63
Master’s Degree 60
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 38
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 38

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.6%
  • Black or African American: 5.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.0%
  • White: 53.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.2%
  • Other Races: 12.0%
Allied Health Professions Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Nevada

In this state, there are 11,110 people employed in jobs related to an allied health degree, compared to 1,414,230 nationwide.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Nevada

Allied Health grads earn an average of $70,770 in the state and $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 9 colleges in Nevada that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

475 Degrees in Major Awarded
34,169 Total Students

76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,752. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

291 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,861 Total Students

72% of students get financical aid. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
3,451 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 75% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 28%.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,479 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 0.90% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 4 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 46% are considered full time.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
30,457 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,500 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#6

Western Nevada College

Carson City
50 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,327 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. In their early career, WNC grads earn an average salary of $25,700. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,960.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
707 Total Students

An average student at PMI Las Vegas will pay a net price of $22,111. The 7.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
294 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 25 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $26,461. The full-time teacher rate is 43%.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
669 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

Allied Health Professions Careers in NV

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 43% $63,670
Respiratory Therapists 42% $73,050
Physician Assistants 41% $119,570
Hearing Aid Specialists 38% $48,800
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 32% $75,650
Health Technologists and Technicians 28% $42,610
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 25% $86,490
Radiation Therapists 25% $86,620
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 25% $66,730
Surgical Technologists 24% $58,940
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 19% $32,160
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 19% $44,700
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 14% $80,870
Respiratory Therapy Technicians -50% $80,150

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Nursing 1,742
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,189
Allied Health Services 1,175
Health Sciences & Services 496
Health/Medical Admin Services 361
Dental Support Services 343
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 322
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 228

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