New Hampshire contains 21 schools that offer health science programs. Saint Anselm College, the highest-ranking health science school in NH, has a total student population of 1,915 and is the 297th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 health science schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Anselm College comes out as the most expensive ($26,612/yr), with Granite State College as the lowest recorded at only $8,083/yr.
Health Science students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire alone, there are 180 employed substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors earning an average yearly salary of $39,390. Environmental scientists and specialists, including health in this state earn $58,650/yr and there are 380 employed.
Also, within the health science schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from health science, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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