San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has three allied health schools within its city limits. The University of Texas at San Antonio, the highest ranked school in the city with an allied health program, has a total student population of 28,955. It is the 489th highest ranked school in the USA and the 21st highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about allied health programs in San Antonio, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of allied health professors at The University of Texas at San Antonio such as Karl Basile, Helen Fulcher, Meizi He, Alexis Leticia Lowe, Kelly Reno, and Erica Sosa.
Allied Health students from San Antonio 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 San Antonio area alone, there are 620 employed clinical, counseling, and school psychologists earning an average salary of $61,870. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $84,420/yr and there are 1,660 employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.980 out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by medical and health services managers, and 0.740/1000 are held by clinical, counseling, and school psychologists.
Of the 3 allied health schools in San Antonio, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio comes out as the most expensive ($24,192/yr) for allied health students, with Northwest Vista College as the lowest, reported at only $3,970/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|