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Allied Health Professions Schools in Tennessee

2,200 students earned Allied Health degrees in Tennessee in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Allied Health Professions is the 1st most popular major in the state out of a total 38 majors commonly available.

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 9.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.3%
  • White: 78.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 4.4%
Allied Health Professions Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Tennessee

There are 32,750 people in the state and 1,414,230 people in the nation working in allied health jobs.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Tennessee

In this state, allied health grads earn an average of $54,120. Nationwide, they make an average of $61,540.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 39 colleges in Tennessee that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

353 Degrees in Major Awarded
615 Total Students

25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The 4.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

289 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,144 Total Students

93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

177 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,050 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. In their early career, Chattanooga State Community College grads earn an average salary of $25,000. 41% of the teachers are full time.

166 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,305 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $26,600 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. 94% of students get financical aid.

148 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,861 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 32% of the teachers are full time. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

141 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,312 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 31 to 1. In their early career, Concorde Career College - Memphis grads earn an average salary of $18,200. The full-time teacher rate is 77%.

#7

South College

Knoxville
103 Degrees in Major Awarded
20% Graduation Rate
2,843 Total Students

The average student takes 4.00 years to complete their degree at South College. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. An average student at South College will pay a net price of $19,413.

82 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,899 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Graduates earn an average $24,700 after graduation.

81 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,085 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 36%. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. 97% of students get financical aid.

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,191 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.65 years. 61% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

Allied Health Professions Careers in TN

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 28% $63,230
Hearing Aid Specialists 23% $39,280
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 21% $34,090
Health Technologists and Technicians 20% $46,620
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 17% $45,650
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 16% $60,530
Surgical Technologists 16% $42,350
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 13% $64,690
Respiratory Therapy Technicians -50% $42,200

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Allied Health Services 1,892
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,628
Dental Support Services 700
Health/Medical Admin Services 652
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 502
Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 125
Health Sciences & Services 51
Mental & Social Health Services 39

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

View Nationwide Allied Health Professions Report

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