Altoona has a population of 49,523 and is located in Blair county.
Medical schools in Altoona charged students an average tuition of $11,942.00 if they were Pennsylvania residents, and $18,270.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for medical schools in Altoona is $1,360.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at medical schools in Altoona was $8,820.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,582.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students have a choice of one medical college in Altoona to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 9 students completed medical programs in Altoona.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$39,050.00||70|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$54,560.00||Not available|
|Radiologic Technologists and Technicians||$53,500.00||100|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$34,990.00||710|