Allied Health in New Hampshire

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Schools Offering Allied Health Programs in New Hampshire


Approximately 2.2% of graduates in of New Hampshire receive allied health certificates every year. Thus, New Hampshire's 15 allied health schools put out approximately 785 allied health professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Hampshire that has a allied health program is Keene State College. Keene State College, which was ranked 38th in the country in 2010, is located in Keene. 7 students graduated with a certificate in allied health from Keene State College in 2010. Students at Keene State College paid $10,140 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in New Hampshire that has a allied health program is University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, which was ranked 62nd in the country in 2010, is located in Durham. In 2010, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus graduated 42 students from its allied health program. Tuition at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was $13,672 per year.

The third-ranked school in New Hampshire with a allied health program is Lebanon College, which is located in Lebanon. In 2010, it was ranked 70th nationwide. In 2010, Lebanon College graduated 29 students from its allied health programs. Tuition at Lebanon College was $6,615 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a New Hampshire allied health school, average tuition will be $9,610 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $6,432 per year to $32,640 per year. The New Hampshire allied health schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Colby-Sawyer College - located in New London, students are charged $32,640 per year
  2. Hesser College - located in Manchester, students are charged $14,997 per year
  3. University of New Hampshire-Main Campus - located in Durham, students are charged $13,672 per year

The lowest tuition rates at New Hampshire allied health schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Manchester Community College - located in Manchester, students are charged $6,432 per year
  2. Great Bay Community College - located in Portsmouth, students are charged $6,432 per year
  3. Granite State College - located in Concord, students are charged $6,435 per year

An allied health certificate from a New Hampshire school... what next?

allied health graduates in New Hampshire can go into a variety of professions such as home health aide, nursing assistant, psychiatric aide, occupational therapy assistant, and occupational therapy aide. If you decide to work as an allied health professional in New Hampshire, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 15,700 New Hampshire allied health professional as of 2010. This number includes 1,500 certifed medical assistants, 2,290 home health aides, and 8,380 nursing assistants. The New Hampshire counties with the largest populations of allied health professional are:

  1. Hillsborough County - 4,770 allied health professionals
  2. Belknap County - 2,660 allied health professionals
  3. Grafton County - 1,630 allied health professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of allied health professionals in the state of New Hampshire will grow to 21,500. This would require a 22% growth in the field.

Salary

On average, allied health professionals earn $34,002 per year. However, New Hampshire allied health professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $16,610 per year to more than $78,390 per year in 2010. The following counties in New Hampshire have the highest average salaries for allied health professionals:

  1. Belknap County - $37,566 per year
  2. Hillsborough County - $36,571 per year
  3. York County - $34,520 per year

The New Hampshire counties with the lowest average salary for allied health professionals are:

  1. Cheshire County - $30,355 per year
  2. Grafton County - $33,690 per year
  3. Carroll County - $34,138 per year

On average, the highest paid allied health professionals in New Hampshire were:

  1. Occupational Therapy Assistant - $48,750 per year
  2. Physical Therapist Assistant - $48,490 per year
  3. Massage Therapist - $42,850 per year

The allied health professionals with lowest average salaries in New Hampshire were:

  1. Home Health Aide - $23,230 per year
  2. Pharmacy Aide - $20,630 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in allied health in New Hampshire and to compare salaries with various related fields such as nurse anesthetist or nurse assisting, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Allied Health in New Hampshire
  • Bachelor's Degree in Allied Health in New Hampshire
  • Master's Degree in Allied Health in New Hampshire
  • Certificate in Allied Health in New Hampshire

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,294 miles from location Salter School of Nursing & Allied Health Manchester NH n/a n/a n/a
5,271 miles from location University of New Hampshire-Main Campus Durham NH 38.0039 26% 15,253
5,318 miles from location Plymouth State University Plymouth NH 29.6623 33% 6,263
5,334 miles from location Keene State College Keene NH 61.9084 34% 5,356
5,295 miles from location Hesser College Manchester NH 7.66269 n/a 4,512
5,302 miles from location NHTI-Concord's Community College Concord NH 19.4729 56% 4,127
5,296 miles from location Manchester Community College Manchester NH 16.0625 n/a 2,559
5,295 miles from location Nashua Community College Nashua NH 11.4539 n/a 2,147
5,267 miles from location Great Bay Community College Portsmouth NH 10.7122 n/a 1,850
5,300 miles from location Granite State College Concord NH 12.0438 n/a 1,734
5,326 miles from location Colby-Sawyer College New London NH 26.755 18% 1,122
5,344 miles from location River Valley Community College Claremont NH 11.3244 n/a 1,012
5,304 miles from location White Mountains Community College Berlin NH 17.1268 n/a 985
5,295 miles from location Seacoast Career School-Manchester Campus Manchester NH 25.3519 n/a 414
5,343 miles from location Lebanon College Lebanon NH 29.8442 n/a 273
 

Curious what studying Allied Health gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in New Hampshire

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants + 8,380 $29,220 22.3%
2
Home Health Aides + 2,290 $23,230 -5.8%
3
Dental Assistants + 1,540 $41,640 32.8%
4
Medical Assistants + 1,500 $30,740 37.6%
5
Physical Therapist Assistants + 400 $48,490 53.8%
6
Medical Transcriptionists + 370 $35,970 -17.8%
7
Psychiatric Aides + 330 $31,220 17.9%
8
Medical Equipment Preparers + 300 $31,060 20.0%
9
Massage Therapists + 250 $42,850 19.0%
10
Occupational Therapy Assistants + 130 $48,750 30.0%
11
Physical Therapist Aides + 130 $28,870 -7.1%
12
Pharmacy Aides + 50 $20,630 -58.3%
13
Occupational Therapy Aides + 30 $29,360
 

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