Hickory has a population of 37,222 and is located in Catawba county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in allied health schools in Hickory during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,943.00. The average tuition was $16,004.00 for non-residents studying in North Carolina.
The average cost of books and supplies for allied health schools in Hickory is $1,155.00. Students living on campus at allied health schools in Hickory paid an average of $8,540.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,272.00. There is one allied health college in Hickory. 16 students were reported to have graduated from allied health programs in Hickory in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||$52,860.00||160|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$46,450.00||40|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$57,050.00||90|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$28,210.00||380|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$40,730.00||680|
|Medical Records and Health Information Technicians||$27,750.00||250|
|Occupational Therapist Assistants||$50,830.00||40|