There are schools offering allied health degrees in New Hampshire!
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.
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.
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:
- Colby-Sawyer College - located in New London, students are charged $32,640 per year
- Hesser College - located in Manchester, students are charged $14,997 per year
- 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:
- Manchester Community College - located in Manchester, students are charged $6,432 per year
- Great Bay Community College - located in Portsmouth, students are charged $6,432 per year
- 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:
- Hillsborough County - 4,770 allied health professionals
- Belknap County - 2,660 allied health professionals
- Grafton County - 1,630 allied health professionals
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.
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:
- Belknap County - $37,566 per year
- Hillsborough County - $36,571 per year
- York County - $34,520 per year
The New Hampshire counties with the lowest average salary for allied health professionals are:
- Cheshire County - $30,355 per year
- Grafton County - $33,690 per year
- Carroll County - $34,138 per year
On average, the highest paid allied health professionals in New Hampshire were:
- Occupational Therapy Assistant - $48,750 per year
- Physical Therapist Assistant - $48,490 per year
- Massage Therapist - $42,850 per year
The allied health professionals with lowest average salaries in New Hampshire were:
- Home Health Aide - $23,230 per year
- Pharmacy Aide - $20,630 per year
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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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants||8,380||$29,220||22.3%|
|Home Health Aides||2,290||$23,230||-5.8%|
|Physical Therapist Assistants||400||$48,490||53.8%|
|Medical Equipment Preparers||300||$31,060||20.0%|
|Occupational Therapy Assistants||130||$48,750||30.0%|
|Physical Therapist Aides||130||$28,870||-7.1%|
|Occupational Therapy Aides||30||$29,360|
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