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Health Science Schools in Louisiana

There are three Louisiana schools offering health science programs. 47 students graduated from programs at Louisiana health science schools in 2010. 46 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and one of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

45 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in health science, on average, every year. Out of those, 46 students graduated with a degree in health science at the bachelor's level and one with a master's level degree.

Three health science schools are in this state. And out of these, two schools are public, while one school is private. While tuition at a public health science school is $4,292, private health science school tuition is $8,664.

Average tuition for health science programs is $5,315. The lowest tuition in this southern state, which is $4,292 each year, is at Nicholls State University, while the highest tuition for programs in health science, which is $8,664 every year, is at Our Lady of the Lake College.

Schools in this state offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees in health science.

Health Science Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

45 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in health science, on average, every year. Out of those, 46 students graduated with a degree in health science at the bachelor's level and one with a master's level degree.

Health Science Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 33
  • Bachelor 2007: 38
  • Bachelor 2008: 42
  • Bachelor 2009: 35
  • Bachelor 2010: 46
  • Master 2006: 3
  • Master 2007: 3
  • Master 2008: 1
  • Master 2009: 2
  • Master 2010: 1

Health Science Program Availability in Louisiana

Schools in this state offer a total of three health science programs. Of these programs, close to 66% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Health Science Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 1

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48280
  • 25th Percentile: 59920
  • Median: 73400
  • 75th Percentile: 92800
  • 90th Percentile: 118430

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44220
  • 25th Percentile: 55580
  • Median: 83140
  • 75th Percentile: 105880
  • 90th Percentile: 141360

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35490
  • 25th Percentile: 42800
  • Median: 51790
  • 75th Percentile: 62050
  • 90th Percentile: 72030

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Research Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54560
  • 25th Percentile: 70340
  • Median: 90010
  • 75th Percentile: 108030
  • 90th Percentile: 128610

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20220
  • 25th Percentile: 25840
  • Median: 35400
  • 75th Percentile: 48270
  • 90th Percentile: 62840

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34690
  • 25th Percentile: 41280
  • Median: 55700
  • 75th Percentile: 72460
  • 90th Percentile: 92090

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Biological Scientists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48370
  • 25th Percentile: 56190
  • Median: 65060
  • 75th Percentile: 80280
  • 90th Percentile: 97200

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25000
  • 25th Percentile: 30400
  • Median: 39160
  • 75th Percentile: 51080
  • 90th Percentile: 60680

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17840
  • 25th Percentile: 23380
  • Median: 31120
  • 75th Percentile: 40390
  • 90th Percentile: 50330

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46050
  • 25th Percentile: 66950
  • Median: 91460
  • 75th Percentile: 121140
  • 90th Percentile: 156650

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52380
  • 25th Percentile: 68810
  • Median: 81510
  • 75th Percentile: 92750
  • 90th Percentile: 106360

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Rehabilitation Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16590
  • 25th Percentile: 18640
  • Median: 28850
  • 75th Percentile: 40810
  • 90th Percentile: 52400

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32430
  • 25th Percentile: 38270
  • Median: 46250
  • 75th Percentile: 62500
  • 90th Percentile: 75270

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35170
  • 25th Percentile: 42100
  • Median: 51390
  • 75th Percentile: 59810
  • 90th Percentile: 74950

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Data Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33970
  • 25th Percentile: 40930
  • Median: 51860
  • 75th Percentile: 80570
  • 90th Percentile: 106350

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 53795
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Psychologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36870
  • 25th Percentile: 46330
  • Median: 67120
  • 75th Percentile: 89120
  • 90th Percentile: 111430

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Counselors, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20610
  • 25th Percentile: 31140
  • Median: 39450
  • 75th Percentile: 47510
  • 90th Percentile: 56270

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35110
  • 25th Percentile: 44110
  • Median: 56860
  • 75th Percentile: 70830
  • 90th Percentile: 87110

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39800
  • Median Salary 2007: 39340
  • Median Salary 2008: 40010
  • Median Salary 2009: 39330
  • Median Salary 2010: 39160
  • Total Employed 2006: 810
  • Total Employed 2007: 1180
  • Total Employed 2008: 1210
  • Total Employed 2009: 1420
  • Total Employed 2010: 1650

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45030
  • Median Salary 2007: 47830
  • Median Salary 2008: 51850
  • Median Salary 2009: 53210
  • Median Salary 2010: 51390
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53280
  • Median Salary 2007: 47820
  • Median Salary 2008: 45890
  • Median Salary 2009: 48300
  • Median Salary 2010: 51790
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

Clinical Research Coordinators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 80170
  • Median Salary 2007: 85150
  • Median Salary 2008: 90170
  • Median Salary 2009: 90580
  • Median Salary 2010: 90010
  • Total Employed 2006: 300
  • Total Employed 2007: 310
  • Total Employed 2008: 250
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27300
  • Median Salary 2007: 29090
  • Median Salary 2008: 35960
  • Median Salary 2009: 36460
  • Median Salary 2010: 35400
  • Total Employed 2006: 740
  • Total Employed 2007: 630
  • Total Employed 2008: 870
  • Total Employed 2009: 920
  • Total Employed 2010: 870

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59230
  • Median Salary 2007: 63000
  • Median Salary 2008: 54570
  • Median Salary 2009: 56360
  • Median Salary 2010: 55700
  • Total Employed 2006: 590
  • Total Employed 2007: 540
  • Total Employed 2008: 660
  • Total Employed 2009: 740
  • Total Employed 2010: 700

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

Biological Scientists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61020
  • Median Salary 2007: 64315
  • Median Salary 2008: 67610
  • Median Salary 2009: 69110
  • Median Salary 2010: 65060
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 255
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 370

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59110
  • Median Salary 2007: 61440
  • Median Salary 2008: 65180
  • Median Salary 2009: 67990
  • Median Salary 2010: 73400
  • Total Employed 2006: 3830
  • Total Employed 2007: 4020
  • Total Employed 2008: 3610
  • Total Employed 2009: 3650
  • Total Employed 2010: 3690

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28090
  • Median Salary 2007: 27530
  • Median Salary 2008: 28240
  • Median Salary 2009: 28770
  • Median Salary 2010: 31120
  • Total Employed 2006: 750
  • Total Employed 2007: 1450
  • Total Employed 2008: 1780
  • Total Employed 2009: 2150
  • Total Employed 2010: 2200

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55225
  • Median Salary 2007: 57460
  • Median Salary 2008: 61910
  • Median Salary 2009: 55210
  • Median Salary 2010: 91460
  • Total Employed 2006: 740
  • Total Employed 2007: 770
  • Total Employed 2008: 640
  • Total Employed 2009: 905
  • Total Employed 2010: 1170

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73150
  • Median Salary 2007: 76970
  • Median Salary 2008: 78120
  • Median Salary 2009: 78770
  • Median Salary 2010: 81510
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

Clinical Data Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50470
  • Median Salary 2007: 58470
  • Median Salary 2008: 52840
  • Median Salary 2009: 62370
  • Median Salary 2010: 51860
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

Rehabilitation Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30630
  • Median Salary 2007: 36980
  • Median Salary 2008: 37530
  • Median Salary 2009: 28070
  • Median Salary 2010: 28850
  • Total Employed 2006: 870
  • Total Employed 2007: 800
  • Total Employed 2008: 760
  • Total Employed 2009: 1050
  • Total Employed 2010: 950

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48520
  • Median Salary 2007: 38460
  • Median Salary 2008: 40890
  • Median Salary 2009: 43800
  • Median Salary 2010: 46250
  • Total Employed 2006: 360
  • Total Employed 2007: 390
  • Total Employed 2008: 400
  • Total Employed 2009: 380
  • Total Employed 2010: 390

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56170
  • Median Salary 2007: 58445
  • Median Salary 2008: 76485
  • Median Salary 2009: 94520
  • Median Salary 2010: 83140
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 65
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Employment Trend

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57760
  • Median Salary 2007: 49020
  • Median Salary 2008: 51550
  • Median Salary 2009: 52495
  • Median Salary 2010: 53795
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

Clinical Psychologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46420
  • Median Salary 2007: 53280
  • Median Salary 2008: 54300
  • Median Salary 2009: 67400
  • Median Salary 2010: 67120
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

Counselors, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31460
  • Median Salary 2007: 29890
  • Median Salary 2008: 35420
  • Median Salary 2009: 38460
  • Median Salary 2010: 39450
  • Total Employed 2006: 780
  • Total Employed 2007: 1050
  • Total Employed 2008: 990
  • Total Employed 2009: 910
  • Total Employed 2010: 880

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

Informatics Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55020
  • Median Salary 2007: 56970
  • Median Salary 2008: 52700
  • Median Salary 2009: 53220
  • Median Salary 2010: 56860
  • Total Employed 2006: 2220
  • Total Employed 2007: 1890
  • Total Employed 2008: 3360
  • Total Employed 2009: 3750
  • Total Employed 2010: 3520

Louisiana vs National Health Science Employment

Louisiana vs National Health Science Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 0.995% (17760)

Health Science Schools in Louisiana

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1. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport

1501 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71103
(318) 675-5408

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is near the heart of downtown and this school offers one health science program. This school is a public 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks first in the state of Louisiana.

2. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University offers one health science program and this school, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Thibodaux, LA. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in health science.

3. Our Lady of the Lake College

7434 Perkins Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808-4380
(225) 768-1700

Our Lady of the Lake College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Baton Rouge, LA and it offers one health science program. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering health science.