Shreveport is located in Caddo county and has a population of 200,145.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in allied health schools in Shreveport during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $9,300.00. The average tuition was $10,409.00 for non-residents studying in Louisiana.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for allied health schools in Shreveport is $951.00. Students who live on campus while attending a allied health school in Shreveport, can expect to pay an average of $6,700.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,915.00. Students have a choice of four allied health colleges in Shreveport to attend. 42 students were reported to have graduated from allied health programs in Shreveport in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$34,470.00||210|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$41,590.00||80|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$59,170.00||60|
|Nuclear Medicine Technologists||$61,070.00||40|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$29,700.00||230|
|Psychiatric Technicians||$18,730.00||Not available|
|Respiratory Therapy Technicians||$46,010.00||80|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$36,970.00||2,080|
|Medical Records and Health Information Technicians||$24,070.00||340|
|Occupational Health and Safety Specialists||$67,210.00||50|
|Physical Therapist Aides||$25,760.00||90|