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815 Health Aids students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Health Aids & Attendants major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Health Aids & Attendants Majors in Louisiana

Health Aids majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 768
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 47
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 47

Gender Distribution

In Louisiana, a health aids major is more popular with women than with men.

Health Aids & Attendants Majors in LA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health aids majors in Louisiana is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Black or African American: 46.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 40.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 8.6%
Health Aids & Attendants Majors in LA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Aids & Attendants Grads in Louisiana

There are 68,370 people in the state and 4,661,440 people in the nation working in health aids jobs.

Health Aids & Attendants Jobs Nationwide vs. LA

Wages for Health Aids & Attendants Jobs in Louisiana

A typical salary for a health aids grad in the state is $23,580, compared to a typical salary of $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Louisiana that offer health aids degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

334 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,527 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 59%. A typical student attending Central Louisiana Technical Community College will pay a net price of $8,920. 70% of students get financical aid.

225 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,522 Total Students

In their early career, LDCC grads earn an average salary of $20,400. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

114 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,674 Total Students

27 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 60% are considered full time. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,108 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,140 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,300 after graduation. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 46% of the teachers are full time.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
167 Total Students

25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $20,915. In their early career, Unitech Training Academy-Lafayette grads earn an average salary of $16,100.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
54 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $20,702. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
105 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $20,510. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. 86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,122 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 59%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,304 Total Students

86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,653. The full-time teacher rate is 39%.

Health Aids & Attendants Careers in LA

Some of the careers health aids majors go into include:

Job Title LA Job Growth LA Median Salary
Home Health Aides 36% $19,610
Personal Care Aides 29% $18,640
Physical Therapist Aides 22% $22,170
Occupational Therapy Aides 21% $28,930
Nursing Assistants 10% $22,070
Healthcare Support Workers 10% $26,600
Psychiatric Aides 4% $21,850

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to health aids.

Major Annual Graduates in LA
Nursing 3,193
Allied Health Services 2,233
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,053
Allied Health Professions 1,071
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,054
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 561
Medicine 482
Communication Sciences 474

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