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# Alabama Healthcare Colleges

In 2019, 15,546 students received a healthcare degree from a college in Alabama, making it rank #24 in terms of graduations. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $9,879 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $14,322 a year.

About 56% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,237 per year.

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## Most Popular Healthcare Schools in Alabama

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There are 22,080 students at UAB in total, 13,836 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 10,315 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

Around 92% of students who apply get accepted. Around 36% of accepted students are men, and 64% are women.

Roughly 55% of students at UAB take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,004 a year. UAB has a 5.7% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UAB with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $35,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 9,601 undergraduates at USA, of which 8,065 are full-time, and there are 14,397 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 82%. Around 37% of accepted students are men, and 63% are women.

Approximately 61% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $10,983 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.4% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from USA with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at The University of Alabama is 38,100, of which 32,795 students are undergraduates and of those, 29,135 are full-time. For undergraduates at UA, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 53%. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

Roughly 43% of students at UA take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $9,657 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,400 during the early-career years.

There are 4,985 students at Wallace State, Hanceville in total, 2,522 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Approximately 31% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,696 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $26,900 during the early-career years.

There are 30,460 students at Auburn in total, 24,594 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 22,527 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

About 84% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

Roughly 32% of students at Auburn take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,275 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Auburn with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $39,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 5,692 students at Samford in total, 3,591 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,509 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Samford is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 83%. Around 32% of accepted students are men, and 68% are women.

Approximately 38% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $8,448 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,500 during the early-career years.

There are 20,034 students at Columbia Southern University in total, 14,364 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 7,554 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 65 to 1.

Approximately 59% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,329 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.6% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $51,900 during the early-career years.

There are 9,315 students at Calhoun Community College in total, 3,160 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

Approximately 27% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $4,619 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,000 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Wallace Community College, Dothan is 4,478, which includes 1,762 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

3% of Wallace, Dothan students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,802 a year.

Students who graduate from Wallace, Dothan with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $21,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 7,535 students at Coastal Alabama Community College in total, 3,498 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 25 to 1.

24% of Coastal Alabama Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,085 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $23,800 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Gadsden State Community College is 4,599, which includes 2,233 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

3% of GSCC students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,645 a year.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from GSCC is $21,200.

There are 4,655 students at Southern Union State Community College in total, 2,496 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Roughly 24% of students at Southern Union State Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,069 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Southern Union State Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $25,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at Jacksonville State University is 9,021, of which 7,749 students are undergraduates and of those, 5,942 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 54%. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

59% of Jacksonville State University students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $8,016 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.8% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Jacksonville State University is $28,700.

There are 9,988 students at UAH in total, 7,989 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,749 are full-time. For undergraduates at UAH, the average graduation time is 4.8 years.

About 81% of students who apply get accepted. Around 58% of accepted students are men, and 42% are women.

Roughly 46% of students at UAH take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,298 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UAH is $36,200.

The total student population at Bevill State Community College is 3,787, which includes 1,351 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Roughly 3% of students at Bevill State Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,848 a year.

Students who graduate from Bevill State Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $23,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at Jefferson State Community College is 8,711, which includes 2,488 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

26% of Jeff State students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $3,952 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.8% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Jeff State with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $26,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 12,995 undergraduates at TROY, of which 8,741 are full-time, and there are 16,436 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Around 88% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Roughly 81% of students at TROY take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,278 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.8% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,400 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Northeast Alabama Community College is 2,981, which includes 1,176 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

12% of Northeast students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,825 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Northeast with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $23,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 571 undergraduates at Herzing University - Birmingham, of which 254 are full-time, and there are 586 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 76%. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

Approximately 100% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,953 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Herzing University - Birmingham is $27,900.

There are 4,201 students at Shelton State Community College in total, 2,075 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Shelton State Community College is $22,700.

The total student population at Northwest-Shoals Community College is 3,512, which includes 1,288 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Roughly 18% of students at NW-SCC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,558 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 23.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $23,300 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Chattahoochee Valley Community College is 1,592, which includes 785 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Roughly 13% of students at CVCC take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $4,266 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $22,300 during the early-career years.

There are 4,523 undergraduates at AUM, of which 3,505 are full-time, and there are 5,188 students altogether. It takes the average AUM undergraduate about 5.2 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 83%. Around 35% of accepted students are men, and 65% are women.

Approximately 55% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,639 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.4% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from AUM is $30,100.

The total student population at Bishop State Community College is 2,846, which includes 1,363 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $19,100 during the early-career years.

There are 6,050 undergraduates at UNA, of which 4,901 are full-time, and there are 7,702 students altogether. For undergraduates at UNA, the average graduation time is 4.8 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 70%. Around 37% of accepted students are men, and 63% are women.

69% of UNA students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $8,451 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.6% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,600 during the early-career years.

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