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
Virginia Commonwealth University offers 66 Healthcare degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 1,419 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 713 Doctoral degrees, 350 Bachelor's degrees, 320 Master's degrees, and 36 Certificates.
Eastern Kentucky University offers 42 Healthcare degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 968 Healthcare students graduated with students earning 565 Bachelor's degrees, 264 Master's degrees, 101 Associate's degrees, 20 Doctoral degrees, and 18 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA||23 : 1||29,757|
|J Sargeant Reynolds Community College Richmond, VA||75 : 1||8,711|
|Eastern Kentucky University Richmond, KY||26 : 1||14,980|
|John Tyler Community College Chester, VA||89 : 1||10,152|
|Indiana University-East Richmond, IN||37 : 1||3,766|
|Centura College-Richmond Main Richmond, VA||11 : 1||112|
|Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing Richmond, VA||15 : 1||448|
|Fortis College-Richmond Richmond, VA||30 : 1||513|
|Chester Career College CHESTER, VA||109 : 1||218|
|South University-Richmond Glen Allen, VA||28 : 1||444|
|Henrico County-Saint Marys Hospital School of Practical Nursing Henrico, VA||96|
|Southside College of Health Sciences Colonial Heights, VA||10 : 1||112|
|Bon Secours St Mary's Hospital School of Medical Imaging Richmond, VA||31|
|University of Richmond University of Richmond, VA||9 : 1||3,914|
|Virginia State University Petersburg, VA||17 : 1||4,365|
|Randolph-Macon College Ashland, VA||14 : 1||1,543|