Indiana contains 80 schools that offer health science programs. Indiana University-Bloomington, the highest-ranking health science school in IN, has a total student population of 42,347 and is the 59th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 80 health science schools in Indiana, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler University comes out as the most expensive ($26,565/yr), with Purdue University-Calumet Campus as the lowest recorded at only $7,893/yr.
Health Science students from Indiana schools who go on to become health psychologists, physicians, doctors, nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 83,530 people working as environmental scientists and specialists, including health alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $67,360. Also, Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors make on average $40,420 per year and there are about 78,470 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Indiana alone, there are 1,190 employed substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors earning an average yearly salary of $38,420. Environmental scientists and specialists, including health in this state earn $54,600/yr and there are 960 employed.
Also, within the health science schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from health science, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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