Find Healthcare Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Health Sciences & Services in Connecticut

Find Schools Near

Health Sciences & Services Schools in Connecticut

162 Health Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Health Sciences & Services is the 14th most popular major in the state out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Health Sciences & Services Majors in Connecticut

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 160
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

In Connecticut, a health science major is more popular with women than with men.

Health Sciences & Services Majors in CT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of health science majors in Connecticut is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.3%
  • Black or African American: 14.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.3%
  • White: 64.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 6.8%
Health Sciences & Services Majors in CT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Sciences & Services Grads in Connecticut

There are 1,120 people in the state and 114,910 people in the nation working in health science jobs.

Health Sciences & Services Jobs Nationwide vs. CT

Wages for Health Sciences & Services Jobs in Connecticut

In this state, health science grads earn an average of $47,240. Nationwide, they make an average of $43,480.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Connecticut that offer health science degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:


University of Hartford

West Hartford
96 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
6,773 Total Students

41% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 6.40% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

58 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
4,971 Total Students

A typical student attending ECSU will pay a net price of $18,546. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.70%. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.


Mitchell College

New London
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
642 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $26,575. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,400 a year.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
6,793 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $32,975. Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years.


University of Saint Joseph

West Hartford
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
2,398 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $25,508. Most students complete their degree in 4.06 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

Health Sciences & Services Careers in CT

Some of the careers health science majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Community Health Workers 14% $43,790

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

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Nursing 2,984
Allied Health Services 1,370
Allied Health Professions 845
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 805
Other Health Professions 629
Public Health 493
Dental Support Services 481
Health/Medical Admin Services 463

View all majors related to Health Sciences & Services

View Nationwide Health Sciences & Services Report


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Healthcare Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited healthcare schools across the U.S.