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Health Science Schools in Florida

There are 16 Florida schools offering health science programs. 1,133 students graduated from programs at Florida health science schools in 2010. 1,021 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 53 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

996 students graduate from health science programs in Florida, on average, each year. This accounts for 14% of students who US schools graduate from health science programs. Specifically, 49 students graduated with health science certificates, ten with an associate's level degree, 1,021 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 53 with a degree at the master's level.

16 health science schools are located in this state. Out of these, eight schools are private, while eight schools are public. While private health science school tuition varies from $9,580 to $37,836, tuition at a public health science school varies from $4,154 to $5,102.

Average tuition for programs in health science is $13,768. The highest tuition for health science programs, which is $37,836 every year, is at the University of Miami, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,154 each year, is at the University of West Florida.

Florida schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in health science.

Health Science Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

996 students graduate from health science programs in Florida, on average, each year. This accounts for 14% of students who US schools graduate from health science programs. Specifically, 49 students graduated with health science certificates, ten with an associate's level degree, 1,021 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 53 with a degree at the master's level.

Health Science Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 33
  • Certificate 2007: 39
  • Certificate 2008: 25
  • Certificate 2009: 34
  • Certificate 2010: 49
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 10
  • Bachelor 2006: 557
  • Bachelor 2007: 670
  • Bachelor 2008: 794
  • Bachelor 2009: 930
  • Bachelor 2010: 1021
  • Master 2006: 71
  • Master 2007: 77
  • Master 2008: 41
  • Master 2009: 61
  • Master 2010: 53

Health Science Program Availability in Florida

Schools in Florida offer a total of 21 health science programs. Of these programs, about 66% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Health Science Program Availability in Florida

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 14
  • Master: 3

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60250
  • 25th Percentile: 69450
  • Median: 86610
  • 75th Percentile: 112530
  • 90th Percentile: 153950

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38550
  • 25th Percentile: 51140
  • Median: 96910
  • 75th Percentile: 112900
  • 90th Percentile: 142100

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43410
  • 25th Percentile: 58300
  • Median: 77160
  • 75th Percentile: 95970
  • 90th Percentile: 112720

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 74400
  • 25th Percentile: 90300
  • Median: 107050
  • 75th Percentile: 136390
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23460
  • 25th Percentile: 31890
  • Median: 40880
  • 75th Percentile: 52580
  • 90th Percentile: 65700

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36980
  • 25th Percentile: 47090
  • Median: 61940
  • 75th Percentile: 80210
  • 90th Percentile: 98190

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34680
  • 25th Percentile: 42860
  • Median: 60740
  • 75th Percentile: 71110
  • 90th Percentile: 84850

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24960
  • 25th Percentile: 29150
  • Median: 34080
  • 75th Percentile: 40600
  • 90th Percentile: 49330

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25370
  • 25th Percentile: 31160
  • Median: 38370
  • 75th Percentile: 48420
  • 90th Percentile: 59710

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37500
  • 25th Percentile: 55390
  • Median: 84530
  • 75th Percentile: 141080
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46630
  • 25th Percentile: 67450
  • Median: 90060
  • 75th Percentile: 137550
  • 90th Percentile: 159400

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23660
  • 25th Percentile: 27430
  • Median: 32940
  • 75th Percentile: 39520
  • 90th Percentile: 46760

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20430
  • 25th Percentile: 28750
  • Median: 39000
  • 75th Percentile: 53690
  • 90th Percentile: 68890

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36790
  • 25th Percentile: 46040
  • Median: 74550
  • 75th Percentile: 85660
  • 90th Percentile: 92020

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25940
  • 25th Percentile: 31660
  • Median: 48970
  • 75th Percentile: 70250
  • 90th Percentile: 90990

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 63580
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46760
  • 25th Percentile: 55290
  • Median: 66800
  • 75th Percentile: 81160
  • 90th Percentile: 94170

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18510
  • 25th Percentile: 26020
  • Median: 32170
  • 75th Percentile: 40850
  • 90th Percentile: 56470

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 129320
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45250
  • 25th Percentile: 57000
  • Median: 72880
  • 75th Percentile: 91660
  • 90th Percentile: 112630

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31330
  • Median Salary 2007: 33180
  • Median Salary 2008: 33180
  • Median Salary 2009: 33630
  • Median Salary 2010: 34080
  • Total Employed 2006: 6160
  • Total Employed 2007: 5630
  • Total Employed 2008: 6270
  • Total Employed 2009: 6080
  • Total Employed 2010: 5040

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54210
  • Median Salary 2007: 56540
  • Median Salary 2008: 67395
  • Median Salary 2009: 78250
  • Median Salary 2010: 74550
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63020
  • Median Salary 2007: 68210
  • Median Salary 2008: 71490
  • Median Salary 2009: 73050
  • Median Salary 2010: 77160
  • Total Employed 2006: 470
  • Total Employed 2007: 560
  • Total Employed 2008: 400
  • Total Employed 2009: 490
  • Total Employed 2010: 550

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 86570
  • Median Salary 2007: 94670
  • Median Salary 2008: 101010
  • Median Salary 2009: 104530
  • Median Salary 2010: 107050
  • Total Employed 2006: 700
  • Total Employed 2007: 700
  • Total Employed 2008: 700
  • Total Employed 2009: 780
  • Total Employed 2010: 840

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33270
  • Median Salary 2007: 35530
  • Median Salary 2008: 36080
  • Median Salary 2009: 39170
  • Median Salary 2010: 40880
  • Total Employed 2006: 4040
  • Total Employed 2007: 3700
  • Total Employed 2008: 3140
  • Total Employed 2009: 3510
  • Total Employed 2010: 3470

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57240
  • Median Salary 2007: 59170
  • Median Salary 2008: 60580
  • Median Salary 2009: 61420
  • Median Salary 2010: 61940
  • Total Employed 2006: 1170
  • Total Employed 2007: 1090
  • Total Employed 2008: 950
  • Total Employed 2009: 850
  • Total Employed 2010: 1020

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44630
  • Median Salary 2007: 47660
  • Median Salary 2008: 50300
  • Median Salary 2009: 49510
  • Median Salary 2010: 60740
  • Total Employed 2006: 2050
  • Total Employed 2007: 2110
  • Total Employed 2008: 2300
  • Total Employed 2009: 2180
  • Total Employed 2010: 1630

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78050
  • Median Salary 2007: 83940
  • Median Salary 2008: 87130
  • Median Salary 2009: 85700
  • Median Salary 2010: 86610
  • Total Employed 2006: 8170
  • Total Employed 2007: 7780
  • Total Employed 2008: 7990
  • Total Employed 2009: 8200
  • Total Employed 2010: 8740

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35130
  • Median Salary 2007: 35870
  • Median Salary 2008: 36770
  • Median Salary 2009: 37690
  • Median Salary 2010: 38370
  • Total Employed 2006: 4390
  • Total Employed 2007: 3720
  • Total Employed 2008: 3890
  • Total Employed 2009: 4410
  • Total Employed 2010: 4790

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71400
  • Median Salary 2007: 71370
  • Median Salary 2008: 56280
  • Median Salary 2009: 80680
  • Median Salary 2010: 84530
  • Total Employed 2006: 6140
  • Total Employed 2007: 5790
  • Total Employed 2008: 8840
  • Total Employed 2009: 7500
  • Total Employed 2010: 8340

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 82170
  • Median Salary 2007: 65550
  • Median Salary 2008: 76950
  • Median Salary 2009: 80030
  • Median Salary 2010: 90060
  • Total Employed 2006: 450
  • Total Employed 2007: 800
  • Total Employed 2008: 1030
  • Total Employed 2009: 1100
  • Total Employed 2010: 1000

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52120
  • Median Salary 2007: 56390
  • Median Salary 2008: 54640
  • Median Salary 2009: 56420
  • Median Salary 2010: 48970
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 310
  • Total Employed 2008: 300
  • Total Employed 2009: 400
  • Total Employed 2010: 710

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29080
  • Median Salary 2007: 32370
  • Median Salary 2008: 32590
  • Median Salary 2009: 32430
  • Median Salary 2010: 32940
  • Total Employed 2006: 3670
  • Total Employed 2007: 3550
  • Total Employed 2008: 3250
  • Total Employed 2009: 3330
  • Total Employed 2010: 4060

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43780
  • Median Salary 2007: 46440
  • Median Salary 2008: 43830
  • Median Salary 2009: 38900
  • Median Salary 2010: 39000
  • Total Employed 2006: 2200
  • Total Employed 2007: 2040
  • Total Employed 2008: 2250
  • Total Employed 2009: 2380
  • Total Employed 2010: 2380

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65500
  • Median Salary 2007: 62360
  • Median Salary 2008: 54910
  • Median Salary 2009: 78740
  • Median Salary 2010: 96910
  • Total Employed 2006: 1670
  • Total Employed 2007: 1980
  • Total Employed 2008: 1530
  • Total Employed 2009: 2600
  • Total Employed 2010: 2390

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Employment Trend

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59920
  • Median Salary 2007: 63000
  • Median Salary 2008: 61940
  • Median Salary 2009: 63000
  • Median Salary 2010: 63580
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 195

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56660
  • Median Salary 2007: 60100
  • Median Salary 2008: 65040
  • Median Salary 2009: 64510
  • Median Salary 2010: 66800
  • Total Employed 2006: 4560
  • Total Employed 2007: 3670
  • Total Employed 2008: 3300
  • Total Employed 2009: 3310
  • Total Employed 2010: 2560

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32910
  • Median Salary 2007: 32540
  • Median Salary 2008: 31640
  • Median Salary 2009: 32370
  • Median Salary 2010: 32170
  • Total Employed 2006: 1880
  • Total Employed 2007: 2670
  • Total Employed 2008: 3200
  • Total Employed 2009: 2880
  • Total Employed 2010: 2740

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Employment Trend

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 105555
  • Median Salary 2007: 110095
  • Median Salary 2008: 113720
  • Median Salary 2009: 121270
  • Median Salary 2010: 129320
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59820
  • Median Salary 2007: 63300
  • Median Salary 2008: 66890
  • Median Salary 2009: 68870
  • Median Salary 2010: 72880
  • Total Employed 2006: 22250
  • Total Employed 2007: 20250
  • Total Employed 2008: 21440
  • Total Employed 2009: 21240
  • Total Employed 2010: 21510

Florida vs National Health Science Employment

Florida vs National Health Science Employment

  • Employed in Florida: 4.033% (72015)

Health Science Schools in Florida

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1. South University - Tampa

4401 N Himes Ave
Tampa, FL 33614-7095
(813) 393-3800

South University-Tampa is 3.5 miles from the center of the city. SU offers two programs in health science. Of those, this very small school offers students one health science degree at the associate's level and one health science degree at the bachelor's level. SU is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the largest institution in the state of Florida offering health science in terms of programs.

2. The Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine

100 E Broward Blvd- Suite 100
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-3510
(954) 763-9840x208

The Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine is located in the center of Fort Lauderdale and ATOM offers one program in health science. 129 students seek degrees in two Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine programs, overall.

3. The Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences

671 Winyah Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 303-7742

The Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences, which is 2.7 miles from the center of the city, is located in Orlando, FL and it offers one health science program.

4. The Atlantic Technical Center

4700 Coconut Creek Parkway
Coconut Creek, FL 33063-3902
(754) 321-5100

The Atlantic Technical Center is in the suburbs of Coconut Creek, Florida and it offers one program in health science. This school is a public 2-year institution. This school is the largest institution in the state of Florida offering health science in terms of programs.

5. The Cambridge Institute of Allied Health

1912 Boothe Circle Suite 200
Longwood, FL 32750
(407) 265-8383

The Cambridge Institute of Allied Health offers one program in health science and it is located in the suburbs of Longwood, Florida. 403 students seek degrees in seven Cambridge Institute of Allied Health programs, overall. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Florida offering health science programs.

6. South University - West Palm Beach

9801 Belvedere Road
Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411
(561) 273-6500

South University-West Palm Beach is located in the suburbs of Royal Palm Beach, Florida. It offers two health science programs. Specifically, students are offered one health science degree at the associate's level by it and one bachelor's level health science degree. This very small school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

7. The University of Central Florida

4000 Central Florida Blvd
Orlando, FL 32816
(407) 823-2000

The University of Central Florida is in the suburbs of Orlando, Florida. UCF offers two health science programs. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in health science by it and one master's level degree in health science. Overall, 56,106 students seek degrees in 184 UCF programs. This research university is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Florida offering health science programs.

8. Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale

1500 NW 49th St.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
(954) 776-4476

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale offers one health science program and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Overall, 16,968 students seek degrees in 46 Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale programs. In terms of programs, this big school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Florida offering health science.

9. Florida International University

11200 S. W. 8 Street
Miami, FL 33199
(305) 348-2000

Florida International University is located in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and it offers one health science program. Overall, 42,197 students seek degrees in 211 programs at this research university. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Florida offering health science.

10. Stetson University

421 N Woodland Blvd
Deland, FL 32723
(386) 822-7000

Stetson University is in the suburbs of Deland, Florida and SU offers one health science program. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in health science.

11. The University of West Florida

11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, FL 32514-5750
(850) 474-2000

The University of West Florida, which is 8.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Pensacola, FL and it offers one program in health science. It is one of 15 research universities in Florida. It ranks tenth in terms of enrollment in the state of Florida.

12. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical Universit
Tallahassee, FL 32307
(850) 599-3000

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University offers one program in health science and FAMU, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Tallahassee, FL. It is a historically black, public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks eighth in the state of Florida.

13. Nova Southeastern University

3301 College Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796
(954) 262-7300

Nova Southeastern University is a 4-year research institution, founded in 1964. It is in the suburbs of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. It is the 11th biggest institution in the state of Florida. This university offers students 28 certificates, one associates level degree, 39 bachelors level degrees, 84 masters level degrees, and 29 degrees at the doctoral level. 28,741 students sought degrees from the 118 programs at NSU in 2010. It offers subjects such as communications and counseling. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits it. NSU is one of 6 institutions with a medical school in Florida.

14. The University of North Florida

1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224-2645
(904) 620-1000

The University of North Florida offers two programs in health science. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level health science degree by this university and one degree at the master's level in health science. This public university, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Jacksonville, FL. It is one of 15 research universities in Florida. This university ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of Florida.

15. The University of Florida

355 Tigert Hall
Gainesville, FL 32611-3115
(352) 392-3261

The University of Florida offers one health science program and Florida, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Gainesville, FL. Overall, 49,827 students seek degrees in 305 programs at this university. It is the oldest institution in the state of Florida offering health science programs.

16. The University of Miami

University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL 33124
(305) 284-2211

The University of Miami offers one health science program and this university is located in the suburbs of Coral Gables, Florida. Overall, 15,657 students pursue degrees in 266 UM programs. This big university is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Florida offering health science.

17. Florida Gulf Coast University

10501 Fgcu Blvd S
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
(239) 590-1000

Florida Gulf Coast University is in Fort Myers, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This university offers two health science programs. Out of those, this university offers students one bachelor's level degree in health science and one master's level degree in health science. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution.