Houston is located in Harris county and has a population of 1,953,631.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in allied health schools in Houston during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,305.00. The average tuition was $14,903.00 for non-residents studying in Texas.
Books and supplies for allied health schools in Houston cost an average of $1,257.00. Students living on campus at allied health schools in Houston paid an average of $9,508.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $5,624.00. There are seven allied health colleges in Houston from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. Allied Health programs in Houston reportedly graduated 1,372 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists||$65,630.00||1,000|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$51,440.00||660|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$49,050.00||790|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$60,140.00||880|
|Nuclear Medicine Technologists||$64,770.00||460|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$35,140.00||3,140|
|Respiratory Therapy Technicians||$46,240.00||650|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$43,290.00||11,540|
|Medical Records and Health Information Technicians||$34,210.00||3,090|
|Orthotists and Prosthetists||$102,900.00||Not available|
|Occupational Health and Safety Specialists||$60,920.00||2,210|
|Occupational Health and Safety Technicians||$56,510.00||530|
|Occupational Therapist Assistants||$73,620.00||420|
|Occupational Therapist Aides||$20,290.00||190|
|Physical Therapist Aides||$25,250.00||400|