North Dartmouth, MA has twenty-seven allied health schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Tufts University, the highest ranked school in this group with an allied health program, has a total student population of 10,252. It is the 24th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Allied Health students from North Dartmouth 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.
Of the 27 allied health schools with a 100-mile radius of North Dartmouth, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northeastern University comes out as the most expensive ($32,703/yr) for allied health students, with Roxbury Community College as the lowest, reported at only $1,654/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from North Dartmouth|
|New Bedford||MA||90,869||2||34.0999||5||2.1 miles|
|Fall River||MA||90,721||4||21.7318||82||8.7 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||23.0 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||29.5 miles|
|West Barnstable||MA||-||1||8.73914||72||31.1 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||49.0 miles|