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Allied Health Professions in Wisconsin

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Allied Health Professions Schools in Wisconsin

2,538 students earned Allied Health degrees in Wisconsin in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Allied Health Professions is the 5th most popular major in the state out of a total 292 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Wisconsin

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,488
Associate’s Degree 329
Bachelor’s Degree 256
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 237
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 237
Master’s Degree 228

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.6%
  • Black or African American: 1.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.3%
  • White: 85.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.9%
Allied Health Professions Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Wisconsin

In this state, there are 32,480 people employed in jobs related to an allied health degree, compared to 1,414,230 nationwide.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. WI

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Wisconsin

Allied Health grads earn an average of $61,190 in the state and $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 35 colleges in Wisconsin that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

391 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,526 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 61% of students receive it. 35% of the teachers are full time. 11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

218 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,225 Total Students

In their early career, NWTC grads earn an average salary of $31,000. A typical student attending NWTC will pay a net price of $9,136. 98% of the teachers are full time.

180 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,050 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 74% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 36%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

180 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,924 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,711. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 48%.

141 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,482 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,851. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,500 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time.

132 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,239 Total Students

In their early career, FVTC grads earn an average salary of $32,200. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

122 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,165 Total Students

In their early career, Western Technical College grads earn an average salary of $30,300. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 37% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,177 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 74% get financial aid.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,966 Total Students

A typical student attending WITC will pay a net price of $11,586. The student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1. Graduates earn an average $29,500 after graduation.

103 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
10,623 Total Students

A typical student attending UW - La Crosse will pay a net price of $14,478. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate.

Allied Health Professions Careers in WI

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Physician Assistants 30% $111,890
Health Specialties Professors 21% $68,760
Respiratory Therapists 18% $61,160
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 16% $84,020
Hearing Aid Specialists 12% $46,950
Radiation Therapists 11% $73,310
Athletic Trainers 10% $48,960
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 9% $49,890
Health Technologists and Technicians 8% $41,290
Surgical Technologists 7% $52,800
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 6% $68,600
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 5% $59,510
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 4% $32,640
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 3% $80,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in WI
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 7,066
Nursing 5,014
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,471
Allied Health Services 1,439
Rehabilitation Professions 994
Public Health 590
Communication Sciences 535
Mental & Social Health Services 532

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