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Health Sciences & Services at Boston University

Health Sciences & Services is one of the majors in the health professions program at Boston University.

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, average salaries, and more. We've also included details on how Boston U ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in health science.

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Health Sciences & Services Degrees Available at Boston U

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health Science

Boston U Health Science Rankings

Boston U is in the top 10% of the country for health science. More specifically it was ranked #6 out of 76 schools by College Factual. It is also ranked #1 in Massachusetts.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Health Sciences & Services Colleges for Veterans 15
Highest Paid Health Sciences & Services Graduates 19
Most Popular Colleges for Health Sciences & Services 21
Best Health Sciences & Services Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 34
Most Focused Colleges for Health Sciences & Services 161

Popularity of Health Science at Boston U

During the 2018-2019 academic year, Boston University handed out 186 bachelor's degrees in health sciences and services. Due to this, the school was ranked #21 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 14% over the previous year when 163 degrees were handed out.

How Much Do Health Science Graduates from Boston U Make?

Salary of Health Science Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

The median salary of health science students who receive their bachelor's degree at Boston U is $35,700. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is higher than the national average of $30,850 for all health science bachelor's degree recipients.

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How Much Student Debt Do Health Science Graduates from Boston U Have?

Student Debt of Health Science Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at Boston U, health science students borrow a median amount of $24,000 in student loans. This is not too bad considering that the median debt load of all health science bachelor's degree recipients across the country is $25,875.

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The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the health science program at Boston U is $249 per month.

Boston U Health Science Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the health science majors at Boston University.

Boston U Health Sciences & Services Bachelor’s Program

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 186 health science majors earned their bachelor's degree from Boston U. Of these graduates, 17% were men and 83% were women.

Boston U Gender Breakdown of Health Sciences & Services Bachelor's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Boston University with a bachelor's in health science.

Ethnic Diversity of Health Sciences & Services Majors at Boston University
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 45
Black or African American 11
Hispanic or Latino 23
White 78
Non-Resident Aliens 15
Other Races 14

Majors Similar to Health Science

Related Major Annual Graduates
Public Health 323
Dentistry 195
Medicine 180
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 134
Health & Medical Administrative Services 123

View All Health Sciences & Services Related Majors >

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