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Allied Health Professions Schools in New York

3,533 Allied Health students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Allied Health Professions is the 23rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 1,057
Associate’s Degree 936
Bachelor’s Degree 705
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 689
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 689
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 146

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 11.7%
  • Black or African American: 10.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.5%
  • White: 55.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 7.7%
Allied Health Professions Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in New York

97,210 people in the state and 1,414,230 in the nation are employed in jobs related to allied health.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in New York

Allied Health grads earn an average of $69,250 in the state and $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 83 colleges in New York that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Touro College

New York
186 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
11,800 Total Students

An average student at Touro will pay a net price of $18,520. The 6.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. 90% of students get financical aid.

179 Degrees in Major Awarded
434 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 77% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $40,001.

140 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
21,635 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 43% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $41,100 after graduation.

131 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,896 Total Students

In their early career, HVCC grads earn an average salary of $28,700. 80% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
524 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $15,551. 100% of students get financical aid.

#6

LIU Post

Brookville
123 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
15,196 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 6.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,900 a year.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
349 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 14% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $15,925.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
16,463 Total Students

The average student takes 4.71 years to complete their degree at RIT. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 71% are considered full time.

#9

Hofstra University

Hempstead
107 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
10,871 Total Students

97% of students get financical aid. In their early career, Hofstra grads earn an average salary of $39,900. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 42% are considered full time.

#10

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook
103 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
26,256 Total Students

The average student takes 4.33 years to complete their degree at SUNY Stony Brook. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 78% of students get financical aid.

Allied Health Professions Careers in NY

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Physician Assistants 43% $117,060
Health Technologists and Technicians 28% $49,260
Athletic Trainers 28% $47,320
Radiation Therapists 27% $97,200
Health Specialties Professors 27% $105,410
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 27% $74,830
Respiratory Therapists 27% $75,030
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 26% $82,830
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 23% $41,140
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 18% $86,990
Surgical Technologists 18% $53,410
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 16% $63,180
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 9% $58,860

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Nursing 15,717
Allied Health Services 4,432
Health/Medical Admin Services 3,852
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 3,432
Rehabilitation Professions 2,961
Public Health 2,459
Communication Sciences 2,115
Health Sciences & Services 1,925

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

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