Other Health Professions
Types of Degrees Other Health Professions Majors Are Getting
The following table lists how many other health professions graduations there were in 2018-2019 for each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Who Is Getting a Bachelor’s Degree in Other Health Professions?
At the countrywide level, the racial-ethnic distribution of health professions majors is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||507|
|Hispanic or Latino||357|
Americans aren’t the only ones with an interest in Health Professions. About 1.9% of those with this major are international students. The most popular countries for students from outside the country are:
- Saudi Arabia
- South Korea
Bachelor’s Degree Starting Salary
The median starting salary of students who graduated in 2015-2017 with a bachelor’s degree in health professions was $32,900 per year. These stats come from the U.S. Department of Education. During this timeframe, most salaries fell between $29,200 (25th percentile) and $39,000 (75th percentile).
We don’t know for sure if all of these people took jobs related to health professions so take that into consideration.
Online Other Health Professions Programs
In 2018-2019, 311 schools offered a health professions program of some type. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.
|Degree Level||Colleges Offering Programs||Colleges Offering Online Classes|
|Certificate (Less Than 1 Year)||41||2|
|Certificate (1-2 years)||27||1|
|Certificate (2-4 Years)||1||0|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research)||27||5|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||3||1|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||1||1|
Majors Related to Other Health Professions
You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to health professions.
- College Factual
- College Scorecard
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers First Quarter 2020
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