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Allied Health Schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

There are 30 schools located around Pittsburgh, PA offering allied health programs. In 2010, 1,549 students graduated from programs at Pittsburgh allied health schools. 621 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 374 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,428 students graduate from programs in Pittsburgh in allied health, on average, per year. This accounts for about 20% of students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate from allied health programs. More specifically, 363 students graduated with certificates in allied health, 621 with a degree at the associate's level, 374 with a bachelor's level degree, 189 with a master's level degree, and two with a doctorate level degree.

30 allied health schools are located in Pittsburgh. And of these, while 12 schools are public, 18 schools are private. While tuition at a public allied health school varies from $4,880 to $14,936, private allied health school tuition varies from $18,410 to $42,136.

Average tuition for allied health programs is $22,459. The lowest tuition in Pittsburgh, which is $4,880 every year, is at West Liberty University, while the highest tuition for programs in allied health, which is $42,136 per year, is at Carnegie Mellon University.

Schools in Pittsburgh offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in allied health.

Allied Health Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

1,428 students graduate from programs in Pittsburgh in allied health, on average, per year. This accounts for about 20% of students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate from allied health programs. More specifically, 363 students graduated with certificates in allied health, 621 with a degree at the associate's level, 374 with a bachelor's level degree, 189 with a master's level degree, and two with a doctorate level degree.

Allied Health Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 296
  • Certificate 2007: 291
  • Certificate 2008: 321
  • Certificate 2009: 379
  • Certificate 2010: 363
  • Associate 2006: 439
  • Associate 2007: 471
  • Associate 2008: 514
  • Associate 2009: 543
  • Associate 2010: 621
  • Bachelor 2006: 302
  • Bachelor 2007: 376
  • Bachelor 2008: 333
  • Bachelor 2009: 406
  • Bachelor 2010: 374
  • Master 2006: 142
  • Master 2007: 127
  • Master 2008: 139
  • Master 2009: 164
  • Master 2010: 189
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 0
  • Doctorate 2008: 0
  • Doctorate 2009: 0
  • Doctorate 2010: 2

Allied Health Program Availability in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Schools in Pittsburgh offer a total of 86 programs in allied health. Of these programs, about 34.9% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Allied Health Program Availability in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 23
  • Associate: 30
  • Bachelor: 21
  • Master: 11
  • Doctorate: 1

Exercise Physiologists — Salary by Percentile

Exercise Physiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32100
  • 25th Percentile: 37220
  • Median: 52860
  • 75th Percentile: 65500
  • 90th Percentile: 69260

Audiologists — Salary by Percentile

Audiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27070
  • 25th Percentile: 31720
  • Median: 46680
  • 75th Percentile: 57210
  • 90th Percentile: 65550

Naturopathic Physicians — Salary by Percentile

Naturopathic Physicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32110
  • 25th Percentile: 53200
  • Median: 62700
  • 75th Percentile: 70110
  • 90th Percentile: 93110

Radiation Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Radiation Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48570
  • 25th Percentile: 54540
  • Median: 64950
  • 75th Percentile: 75050
  • 90th Percentile: 88780

Physical Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Physical Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 56460
  • 25th Percentile: 65380
  • Median: 77120
  • 75th Percentile: 90030
  • 90th Percentile: 106650

Dental Hygienists — Salary by Percentile

Dental Hygienists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44800
  • 25th Percentile: 49720
  • Median: 54940
  • 75th Percentile: 60730
  • 90th Percentile: 74190

Radiologic Technologists — Salary by Percentile

Radiologic Technologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32190
  • 25th Percentile: 37440
  • Median: 45940
  • 75th Percentile: 55000
  • 90th Percentile: 64280

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23040
  • 25th Percentile: 27270
  • Median: 34100
  • 75th Percentile: 42410
  • 90th Percentile: 50310

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Salary by Percentile

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17640
  • 25th Percentile: 21210
  • Median: 27270
  • 75th Percentile: 33880
  • 90th Percentile: 41140

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47970
  • 25th Percentile: 59160
  • Median: 77510
  • 75th Percentile: 98830
  • 90th Percentile: 131410

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27220
  • 25th Percentile: 32140
  • Median: 42840
  • 75th Percentile: 56850
  • 90th Percentile: 71280

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists — Salary by Percentile

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40540
  • 25th Percentile: 47050
  • Median: 53650
  • 75th Percentile: 59040
  • 90th Percentile: 64800

Respiratory Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Respiratory Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38550
  • 25th Percentile: 43710
  • Median: 50120
  • 75th Percentile: 56510
  • 90th Percentile: 61630

Occupational Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Occupational Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48920
  • 25th Percentile: 55170
  • Median: 63890
  • 75th Percentile: 74080
  • 90th Percentile: 89500

Music Therapists — Salary by Percentile

Music Therapists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26600
  • 25th Percentile: 29260
  • Median: 33690
  • 75th Percentile: 45740
  • 90th Percentile: 55600

Speech-Language Pathologists — Salary by Percentile

Speech-Language Pathologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46390
  • 25th Percentile: 54950
  • Median: 68130
  • 75th Percentile: 82360
  • 90th Percentile: 94240

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35780
  • 25th Percentile: 43170
  • Median: 50410
  • 75th Percentile: 57070
  • 90th Percentile: 63320

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians — Salary by Percentile

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51810
  • 25th Percentile: 115480
  • Median: 166400
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Salary by Percentile

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23540
  • 25th Percentile: 36890
  • Median: 44660
  • 75th Percentile: 51080
  • 90th Percentile: 58910

Physician Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Physician Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38290
  • 25th Percentile: 66510
  • Median: 79250
  • 75th Percentile: 88450
  • 90th Percentile: 94780

Exercise Physiologists — Employment Trend

Exercise Physiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50530
  • Median Salary 2007: 50290
  • Median Salary 2008: 55900
  • Median Salary 2009: 52910
  • Median Salary 2010: 52860
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Physician Assistants — Employment Trend

Physician Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62090
  • Median Salary 2007: 67450
  • Median Salary 2008: 69390
  • Median Salary 2009: 72360
  • Median Salary 2010: 79250
  • Total Employed 2006: 490
  • Total Employed 2007: 770
  • Total Employed 2008: 830
  • Total Employed 2009: 860
  • Total Employed 2010: 900

Audiologists — Employment Trend

Audiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45800
  • Median Salary 2007: 49960
  • Median Salary 2008: 51630
  • Median Salary 2009: 53370
  • Median Salary 2010: 46680
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Employment Trend

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42110
  • Median Salary 2007: 43880
  • Median Salary 2008: 45700
  • Median Salary 2009: 45930
  • Median Salary 2010: 44660
  • Total Employed 2006: 530
  • Total Employed 2007: 540
  • Total Employed 2008: 640
  • Total Employed 2009: 590
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

Radiation Therapists — Employment Trend

Radiation Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56430
  • Median Salary 2007: 59120
  • Median Salary 2008: 61590
  • Median Salary 2009: 63630
  • Median Salary 2010: 64950
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 105
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Naturopathic Physicians — Employment Trend

Naturopathic Physicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46010
  • Median Salary 2007: 42690
  • Median Salary 2008: 47140
  • Median Salary 2009: 55080
  • Median Salary 2010: 62700
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 370
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Dental Hygienists — Employment Trend

Dental Hygienists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41670
  • Median Salary 2007: 47840
  • Median Salary 2008: 50740
  • Median Salary 2009: 53200
  • Median Salary 2010: 54940
  • Total Employed 2006: 1370
  • Total Employed 2007: 1290
  • Total Employed 2008: 1680
  • Total Employed 2009: 1360
  • Total Employed 2010: 1870

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Employment Trend

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 24340
  • Median Salary 2007: 25470
  • Median Salary 2008: 27890
  • Median Salary 2009: 27040
  • Median Salary 2010: 27270
  • Total Employed 2006: 2600
  • Total Employed 2007: 2670
  • Total Employed 2008: 2730
  • Total Employed 2009: 2840
  • Total Employed 2010: 2930

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians — Employment Trend

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31270
  • Median Salary 2007: 32820
  • Median Salary 2008: 33280
  • Median Salary 2009: 32560
  • Median Salary 2010: 34100
  • Total Employed 2006: 1850
  • Total Employed 2007: 1630
  • Total Employed 2008: 1960
  • Total Employed 2009: 2010
  • Total Employed 2010: 1750

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68990
  • Median Salary 2007: 71460
  • Median Salary 2008: 74260
  • Median Salary 2009: 73460
  • Median Salary 2010: 77510
  • Total Employed 2006: 2400
  • Total Employed 2007: 2330
  • Total Employed 2008: 2400
  • Total Employed 2009: 2190
  • Total Employed 2010: 2160

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians — Employment Trend

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32610
  • Median Salary 2007: 34350
  • Median Salary 2008: 39660
  • Median Salary 2009: 41300
  • Median Salary 2010: 42840
  • Total Employed 2006: 690
  • Total Employed 2007: 770
  • Total Employed 2008: 750
  • Total Employed 2009: 740
  • Total Employed 2010: 690

Respiratory Therapists — Employment Trend

Respiratory Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44060
  • Median Salary 2007: 46390
  • Median Salary 2008: 47650
  • Median Salary 2009: 48890
  • Median Salary 2010: 50120
  • Total Employed 2006: 1120
  • Total Employed 2007: 1260
  • Total Employed 2008: 1330
  • Total Employed 2009: 1300
  • Total Employed 2010: 1160

Occupational Therapists — Employment Trend

Occupational Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57480
  • Median Salary 2007: 56290
  • Median Salary 2008: 58840
  • Median Salary 2009: 61930
  • Median Salary 2010: 63890
  • Total Employed 2006: 860
  • Total Employed 2007: 1070
  • Total Employed 2008: 1210
  • Total Employed 2009: 1400
  • Total Employed 2010: 1430

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists — Employment Trend

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50550
  • Median Salary 2007: 51900
  • Median Salary 2008: 52000
  • Median Salary 2009: 52490
  • Median Salary 2010: 53650
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 330
  • Total Employed 2008: 300
  • Total Employed 2009: 380
  • Total Employed 2010: 380

Speech-Language Pathologists — Employment Trend

Speech-Language Pathologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51080
  • Median Salary 2007: 50770
  • Median Salary 2008: 55930
  • Median Salary 2009: 63110
  • Median Salary 2010: 68130
  • Total Employed 2006: 800
  • Total Employed 2007: 1050
  • Total Employed 2008: 840
  • Total Employed 2009: 940
  • Total Employed 2010: 880

Radiologic Technologists — Employment Trend

Radiologic Technologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39910
  • Median Salary 2007: 42530
  • Median Salary 2008: 44690
  • Median Salary 2009: 45550
  • Median Salary 2010: 45940
  • Total Employed 2006: 2080
  • Total Employed 2007: 2200
  • Total Employed 2008: 2350
  • Total Employed 2009: 2490
  • Total Employed 2010: 2400

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists — Employment Trend

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45230
  • Median Salary 2007: 46860
  • Median Salary 2008: 48170
  • Median Salary 2009: 49380
  • Median Salary 2010: 50410
  • Total Employed 2006: 1760
  • Total Employed 2007: 2040
  • Total Employed 2008: 2280
  • Total Employed 2009: 2140
  • Total Employed 2010: 1960

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians — Employment Trend

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 115960
  • Median Salary 2007: 138730
  • Median Salary 2008: 144950
  • Median Salary 2009: 166400
  • Median Salary 2010: 166400
  • Total Employed 2006: 2440
  • Total Employed 2007: 2750
  • Total Employed 2008: 2840
  • Total Employed 2009: 3230
  • Total Employed 2010: 4100

Music Therapists — Employment Trend

Music Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33810
  • Median Salary 2007: 38100
  • Median Salary 2008: 32200
  • Median Salary 2009: 35200
  • Median Salary 2010: 33690
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 340
  • Total Employed 2009: 370
  • Total Employed 2010: 380

Physical Therapists — Employment Trend

Physical Therapists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63710
  • Median Salary 2007: 66870
  • Median Salary 2008: 68740
  • Median Salary 2009: 74240
  • Median Salary 2010: 77120
  • Total Employed 2006: 1840
  • Total Employed 2007: 1660
  • Total Employed 2008: 1780
  • Total Employed 2009: 1940
  • Total Employed 2010: 2090

Pittsburgh vs Pennsylvania Allied Health Employment

Pittsburgh vs Pennsylvania Allied Health Employment

  • Employed in Pittsburgh: 23.097% (26310)

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1. Bradford School

125 West Station Square Drive- Suite 129
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 391-6710

Bradford School offers one allied health program and it is 0.7 miles from the heart of downtown Pittsburgh. It is a for-profit 2-year institution and this school is one out of 13 institutions in Pittsburgh, PA offering allied health.

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2. The Sanford-Brown Institute - Monroeville

777 Penn Center Boulevard- Building 7
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
(412) 373-6400

The Sanford-Brown Institute-Monroeville, which is 9.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Pittsburgh, PA and this school is one of several campuses. This school offers three programs in allied health. Of those, it offers one allied health certificate to students and two associate's level allied health degrees. It is a for-profit 2-year institution and it is one out of 19 institutions in Pittsburgh offering allied health.

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3. The Sanford-Brown Institute - Pittsburgh

421 Seventh Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1907
(412) 281-2600x138

The Sanford-Brown Institute-Pittsburgh is near the center of Pittsburgh and it is one of several campuses. It offers two programs in allied health. This school offers students two degrees at the associate's level in allied health.

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4. The Community College of Allegheny County

800 Allegheny Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1895
(412) 323-2323

The Community College of Allegheny County, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Pittsburgh, PA. It offers 15 allied health programs. Out of those, students are offered eight certificates in allied health by it and seven associate's level degrees in allied health. This college is the fourth largest institution offering allied health programs in Pittsburgh.

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5. Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
(412) 268-2000

Carnegie Mellon University, which is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Pittsburgh, PA and it offers one program in allied health. Overall, 11,340 students seek degrees in 272 Carnegie Mellon programs.

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6. Carlow University

3333 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3165
(412) 578-6000

Carlow University, which is 1.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Pittsburgh, PA and Carlow offers one program in allied health. Carlow is one of 3 liberal arts colleges in Pittsburgh.

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7. La Roche College

9000 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237-5898
(412) 367-9300

La Roche College, which is located just 49.5 miles from neighboring Youngstown, is within commuting distance of central Pittsburgh. La Roche offers three allied health programs. More specifically, it offers one degree at the associate's level in allied health to students and two bachelor's level allied health degrees.

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8. Chatham University

Woodland Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(412) 365-1100

Chatham University is near the heart of downtown Pittsburgh and this school offers one program in allied health. In terms of enrollment, this liberal arts college ranks fifth in Pittsburgh, PA.

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9. Duquesne University

Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
(412) 396-6000

Duquesne University is near the heart of downtown Pittsburgh. DU offers five programs in allied health. Out of those, students are offered two bachelor's level degrees in allied health by it and three master's level degrees in allied health. 10,161 students pursue degrees in 206 programs at DU, overall.

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10. The University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
(412) 624-4141

The University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh offers five allied health programs. Specifically, students are offered three allied health certificates by it, one bachelor's level allied health degree, and one degree at the master's level in allied health. This big university is 1.9 miles from the center of Pittsburgh. 28,823 students seek degrees in 287 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh programs, overall.