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Health Sciences & Services Schools in Maryland

189 students earned Health Science degrees in Maryland in the 2018-2019 year.

A Health Sciences & Services major is the 13th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Health Sciences & Services Majors in Maryland

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 145
Master’s Degree 26
Post-Master’s Certificate 12
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 12
Associate’s Degree 6

Gender Distribution

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

Health Sciences & Services Majors in MD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 8.5%
  • Black or African American: 32.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.6%
  • White: 40.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 6.3%
Health Sciences & Services Majors in MD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Health Sciences & Services Grads in Maryland

There are 3,540 people in the state and 114,910 people in the nation working in health science jobs.

Health Sciences & Services Jobs Nationwide vs. MD

Wages for Health Sciences & Services Jobs in Maryland

Health Science grads earn an average of $50,160 in the state and $43,480 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Maryland that offer health science degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

171 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
22,709 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.50% which is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.40 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,827 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $70,000 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1. The student loan default rate of 1.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.


Cecil College

North East
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,377 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $8,919. 76% of students get financical aid.

Health Sciences & Services Careers in MD

Some of the careers health science majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Community Health Workers 13% $47,600

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

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Nursing 3,894
Public Health 1,745
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,290
Allied Health Professions 905
Mental & Social Health Services 667
Allied Health Services 589
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 315
Dental Support Services 313

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View Nationwide Health Sciences & Services Report


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