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Allied Health Professions Schools in Georgia

2,759 Allied Health students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Allied Health Professions is the 6th most popular major out of a total 47 majors commonly available.

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a allied health major is more popular with women than with men.

Allied Health Professions Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of allied health majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 21.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.7%
  • White: 64.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 3.9%
Allied Health Professions Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 44,020 people employed in jobs related to an allied health degree, compared to 1,414,230 nationwide.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Georgia

In this state, allied health grads earn an average of $57,520. Nationwide, they make an average of $61,540.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 45 colleges in Georgia that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

275 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,905 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $23,800 after graduation. 92% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.

#2

Gwinnett Technical College

Lawrenceville
232 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,124 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $8,213. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 18% are considered full time.

225 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,219 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $2,427. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

198 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,637 Total Students

95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $393.

150 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,837 Total Students

91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Georgia Northwestern Technical College will pay a net price of $2,172.

143 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,773 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $540.

128 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,051 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

123 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,014 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Graduates earn an average $21,500 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $1,395.

118 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
26,408 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.40% which is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. The average student takes 4.56 years to complete their degree at GaSou.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,562 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. 32% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Atlanta Area Tech grads earn an average salary of $19,000.

98 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,409 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,274. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 47% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

Allied Health Professions Careers in GA

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Hearing Aid Specialists 29% $37,340
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 26% $61,580
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 24% $32,570
Health Technologists and Technicians 23% $44,330
Surgical Technologists 16% $44,450
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 15% $59,900
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 14% $68,470
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 12% $74,720
Respiratory Therapy Technicians -56% $52,120

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to allied health.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 3,152
Allied Health Services 3,152
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,021
Dental Support Services 862
Health Sciences & Services 791
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 574
Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 290
Optometric Support Services 63

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

View Nationwide Allied Health Professions Report

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