Kansas contains two schools that offer allied health programs. Garden City Community College, the highest-ranking allied health school in KS, has a total student population of 2,054 and is the 3877th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 allied health schools in Kansas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Friends University comes out as the most expensive ($17,871/yr), with Garden City Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,218/yr.
Allied Health students from Kansas schools who go on to become allied health professionals, physicians, nurses, forensic nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists make on average $72,310 per year and there are about 98,330 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Kansas alone, there are 1,230 employed clinical, counseling, and school psychologists earning an average yearly salary of $58,150. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $77,430/yr and there are 2,890 employed.
Also, within the allied health schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from allied health, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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