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Health Science Schools in Kentucky

There are three Kentucky schools offering health science programs. 64 students graduated from programs at Kentucky health science schools in 2010.

Overview

39 students graduate from programs in this state in health science, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of health science students who schools in the United States graduate. In 2010, 64 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in health science.

Three health science schools are in this state. Out of these, two schools are public, while one school is private. While public health science school tuition varies from $7,128 to $7,560, tuition at a private health science school is $18,150.

Average tuition for programs in health science is $8,506. The lowest tuition in Kentucky, which is $7,128 every year, is at Northern Kentucky University, while the highest tuition for health science programs, which is $18,150 every year, is at Spalding University.

Kentucky schools offer bachelors degrees for students pursing health science. No undergraduate level students in health science pursued degrees at the masters level.

Health Science Program Completions in Kentucky 2008 - 2010

39 students graduate from programs in this state in health science, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of health science students who schools in the United States graduate. In 2010, 64 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in health science.

Health Science Program Completions in Kentucky 2008 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2008: 15
  • Bachelor 2009: 30
  • Bachelor 2010: 64

Health Science Program Availability in Kentucky

Schools in this state offer a total of three health science programs.

Health Science Program Availability in Kentucky

  • Bachelor: 3

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48130
  • 25th Percentile: 58380
  • Median: 71330
  • 75th Percentile: 92890
  • 90th Percentile: 124680

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 48855
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 50240
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55130
  • 25th Percentile: 69560
  • Median: 86430
  • 75th Percentile: 103630
  • 90th Percentile: 120340

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19960
  • 25th Percentile: 28430
  • Median: 35070
  • 75th Percentile: 41250
  • 90th Percentile: 49990

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41470
  • 25th Percentile: 52850
  • Median: 66450
  • 75th Percentile: 82550
  • 90th Percentile: 94270

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 59435
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24150
  • 25th Percentile: 28420
  • Median: 35500
  • 75th Percentile: 43880
  • 90th Percentile: 52330

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22270
  • 25th Percentile: 26580
  • Median: 33800
  • 75th Percentile: 43320
  • 90th Percentile: 52510

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43020
  • 25th Percentile: 56580
  • Median: 86960
  • 75th Percentile: 144030
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47450
  • 25th Percentile: 59980
  • Median: 84530
  • 75th Percentile: 92740
  • 90th Percentile: 103640

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18000
  • 25th Percentile: 25570
  • Median: 34680
  • 75th Percentile: 42020
  • 90th Percentile: 54710

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23230
  • 25th Percentile: 28660
  • Median: 40230
  • 75th Percentile: 49060
  • 90th Percentile: 62940

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39550
  • 25th Percentile: 43250
  • Median: 50040
  • 75th Percentile: 56080
  • 90th Percentile: 59890

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33610
  • 25th Percentile: 48860
  • Median: 61890
  • 75th Percentile: 76690
  • 90th Percentile: 96000

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33790
  • 25th Percentile: 42650
  • Median: 51190
  • 75th Percentile: 62300
  • 90th Percentile: 77350

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16250
  • 25th Percentile: 17790
  • Median: 21180
  • 75th Percentile: 41260
  • 90th Percentile: 53590

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41410
  • 25th Percentile: 51300
  • Median: 66160
  • 75th Percentile: 93010
  • 90th Percentile: 113050

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34410
  • Median Salary 2007: 37170
  • Median Salary 2008: 36670
  • Median Salary 2009: 35740
  • Median Salary 2010: 35500
  • Total Employed 2006: 1790
  • Total Employed 2007: 1690
  • Total Employed 2008: 1420
  • Total Employed 2009: 1560
  • Total Employed 2010: 1510

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44910
  • Median Salary 2007: 47350
  • Median Salary 2008: 50630
  • Median Salary 2009: 50610
  • Median Salary 2010: 50040
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53530
  • Median Salary 2007: 47080
  • Median Salary 2008: 49035
  • Median Salary 2009: 49955
  • Median Salary 2010: 50240
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75630
  • Median Salary 2007: 82120
  • Median Salary 2008: 85610
  • Median Salary 2009: 86660
  • Median Salary 2010: 86430
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 260
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 280

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32690
  • Median Salary 2007: 33760
  • Median Salary 2008: 30210
  • Median Salary 2009: 33390
  • Median Salary 2010: 35070
  • Total Employed 2006: 340
  • Total Employed 2007: 450
  • Total Employed 2008: 790
  • Total Employed 2009: 800
  • Total Employed 2010: 720

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57830
  • Median Salary 2007: 62220
  • Median Salary 2008: 63750
  • Median Salary 2009: 64370
  • Median Salary 2010: 66450
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 420
  • Total Employed 2008: 340
  • Total Employed 2009: 360
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55090
  • Median Salary 2007: 54660
  • Median Salary 2008: 53560
  • Median Salary 2009: 56420
  • Median Salary 2010: 59435
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 300
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 275

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66590
  • Median Salary 2007: 72160
  • Median Salary 2008: 70620
  • Median Salary 2009: 71250
  • Median Salary 2010: 71330
  • Total Employed 2006: 3600
  • Total Employed 2007: 3760
  • Total Employed 2008: 4130
  • Total Employed 2009: 4170
  • Total Employed 2010: 4340

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32220
  • Median Salary 2007: 33920
  • Median Salary 2008: 33840
  • Median Salary 2009: 36380
  • Median Salary 2010: 33800
  • Total Employed 2006: 720
  • Total Employed 2007: 930
  • Total Employed 2008: 1340
  • Total Employed 2009: 1180
  • Total Employed 2010: 1280

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88670
  • Median Salary 2007: 92640
  • Median Salary 2008: 86860
  • Median Salary 2009: 84770
  • Median Salary 2010: 86960
  • Total Employed 2006: 2270
  • Total Employed 2007: 2260
  • Total Employed 2008: 2450
  • Total Employed 2009: 2590
  • Total Employed 2010: 2580

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57710
  • Median Salary 2007: 59530
  • Median Salary 2008: 70540
  • Median Salary 2009: 78130
  • Median Salary 2010: 84530
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57310
  • Median Salary 2007: 56800
  • Median Salary 2008: 61080
  • Median Salary 2009: 57860
  • Median Salary 2010: 61890
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30780
  • Median Salary 2007: 29440
  • Median Salary 2008: 32450
  • Median Salary 2009: 33420
  • Median Salary 2010: 34680
  • Total Employed 2006: 870
  • Total Employed 2007: 1370
  • Total Employed 2008: 1330
  • Total Employed 2009: 1200
  • Total Employed 2010: 910

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38710
  • Median Salary 2007: 37470
  • Median Salary 2008: 34050
  • Median Salary 2009: 35200
  • Median Salary 2010: 40230
  • Total Employed 2006: 520
  • Total Employed 2007: 450
  • Total Employed 2008: 490
  • Total Employed 2009: 500
  • Total Employed 2010: 550

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41145
  • Median Salary 2007: 42550
  • Median Salary 2008: 44620
  • Median Salary 2009: 46690
  • Median Salary 2010: 48855
  • Total Employed 2006: 680
  • Total Employed 2007: 690
  • Total Employed 2008: 695
  • Total Employed 2009: 670
  • Total Employed 2010: 660

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48980
  • Median Salary 2007: 51860
  • Median Salary 2008: 52730
  • Median Salary 2009: 52010
  • Median Salary 2010: 51190
  • Total Employed 2006: 960
  • Total Employed 2007: 920
  • Total Employed 2008: 940
  • Total Employed 2009: 990
  • Total Employed 2010: 1140

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 16985
  • Median Salary 2007: 17565
  • Median Salary 2008: 18295
  • Median Salary 2009: 18640
  • Median Salary 2010: 21180
  • Total Employed 2006: 85
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 105
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62190
  • Median Salary 2007: 64620
  • Median Salary 2008: 63800
  • Median Salary 2009: 65140
  • Median Salary 2010: 66160
  • Total Employed 2006: 3820
  • Total Employed 2007: 4800
  • Total Employed 2008: 4190
  • Total Employed 2009: 4180
  • Total Employed 2010: 3930

Kentucky vs National Health Science Employment

Kentucky vs National Health Science Employment

  • Employed in Kentucky: 1.061% (18935)

Health Science Schools in Kentucky

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1. MedTech College - Lexington

1648 McGrathiana Pkwy #200
Lexington, KY 40511
(859) 410-2100

Founded in 2009, MedTech College-Lexington is a for-profit 2-year institution. This school, which is very close to Lexington, Kentucky, is located in a rural area. It offers students one certificate and three associates level degrees. In 2010, 214 students sought degrees from the four programs at this school. This school offers subjects such as medical coding, health science, and allied health. It is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.

2. Spalding University

845 S. Third Street
Louisville, KY 40203-2188
(502) 585-9911

Spalding University, which is 0.7 miles from the center of the city, is located in Louisville, KY and it offers one health science program. 2,346 students pursue degrees in 42 Spalding University programs, overall. Spalding is the oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in health science.

3. Northern Kentucky University

Nunn Drive
Highland Heights, KY 41099
(859) 572-5100

Northern Kentucky University is located in the suburbs of Highland Heights, Kentucky and it offers one health science program. It is one of 24 public post-secondary institutions in Kentucky. This school is the largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering health science in terms of programs.

4. Western Kentucky University

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000
(270) 745-0111

Western Kentucky University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Bowling Green, KY and it offers one program in health science. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the second oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in health science.