You’ve always loved helping people and found an interest in those sluggish science classes. Whether you prefer to diagnose, treat, or prevent, it’s obvious healthcare is the place for you.
In healthcare, you need others, and they definitely need you. The healthcare industry added 271,000 new positions last year, and the upward trend is continuing in 2014. Job boards have already seen a 16% increase in healthcare job postings compared to this time last year*.
There's a shortage of healthcare professionals worldwide. With an overall aging population and the increasing complexity of the healthcare system, the time has never been better to be a trained and qualified healthcare professional. If it’s time to start your healthcare career, up, up and away!*HealthECareers, http://www.healthecareers.com/article/healthcare-job-outlook-most-new-jobs-projected/174918
Johns Hopkins University offers 84 Healthcare degree programs. It's a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 2,044 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 1,063 Master's degrees, 556 Certificates, 260 Doctoral degrees, and 165 Bachelor's degrees.
Thinking about a career in public health? At the University of Maryland learning goes beyond the classroom on a daily basis. Just four miles from Washington and its own Metro stop,UMD uses its location to its advantage to focus on today’s issues. The school of public health (SPH) receives faculty research funding and institutional support from agencies such as the National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Standards and Technology. Public health majors who love kids can volunteer with the Children’s Developmental Clinic to give one-on-one support to youngsters with developmental delays. Students have worked with Text4baby to help develop educational texts for pregnant women and new mothers to improve everyone’s health. There’s even an SPH monthly forum on campus where students exchange ideas about race, racism, ethnicity, gender, class, and discrimination on health and wellness. Does a trip to Europe figure into your plans? You can spend 10-12 days in Germany comparing the individual and community health needs between the countries. The International Public Health program partners the UMD SPH with the University of Cologne to compare research programs, environmental protection and social approaches to public health here and abroad.
Towson University offers 27 Healthcare degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 1,056 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 866 Bachelor's degrees, 155 Master's degrees, 21 Doctoral degrees, and 14 Certificates.
Maryland University of Integrative Health offers 34 Healthcare degree programs. It's a very small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 532 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 373 Master's degrees, 101 Certificates, and 58 Doctoral degrees.
University of Maryland-Baltimore County offers 18 Healthcare degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 147 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 123 Bachelor's degrees, 12 Certificates, 10 Master's degrees, and 2 Doctoral degrees.
Loyola University Maryland offers 11 Healthcare degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 118 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 96 Master's degrees, 20 Doctoral degrees, and 2 Certificates.
Notre Dame of Maryland University offers 10 Healthcare degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 200 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 104 Bachelor's degrees, 50 Master's degrees, and 46 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD||18 : 1||27,079|
|University of Maryland, Baltimore Baltimore, MD||15 : 1||6,827|
|University of Maryland-College Park College Park, MD||22 : 1||40,743|
|Towson University Towson, MD||24 : 1||22,709|
|Anne Arundel Community College Arnold, MD||48 : 1||12,655|
|Community College of Baltimore County Baltimore, MD||43 : 1||17,732|
|Maryland University of Integrative Health Laurel, MD||81 : 1||891|
|Prince George's Community College Largo, MD||51 : 1||11,788|
|Allegany College of Maryland Cumberland, MD||27 : 1||2,584|
|Coppin State University Baltimore, MD||22 : 1||2,724|
|Hagerstown Community College Hagerstown, MD||49 : 1||3,848|
|Frederick Community College Frederick, MD||60 : 1||6,129|
|Montgomery College Rockville, MD||46 : 1||21,260|
|Fortis Institute-Towson Towson, MD||505|
|Wor-Wic Community College Salisbury, MD||41 : 1||2,890|
|University of Maryland Eastern Shore Princess Anne, MD||14 : 1||2,886|
|College of Southern Maryland La Plata, MD||53 : 1||6,351|
|Howard Community College Columbia, MD||45 : 1||9,110|
|University of Maryland-Baltimore County Baltimore, MD||24 : 1||13,602|
|Loyola University Maryland Baltimore, MD||16 : 1||5,473|