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Medical & Healthcare

From surgery and social work to physical therapy and nursing, healthcare and medical professionals are always in high demand. Not only will you learn about the human body and mind, you will also develop strong communication skills, critical thinking and interpersonal training. Coursework includes biology, chemistry, anatomy and physics.
Pharmacy

Popular Careers:

  • Retail pharmacist
  • Hospital pharmacist
  • Insurance administrator

 

$124,170 median annual salary

—U.S. News & World Report

Pre-Medical

Top Specialties:

  • Internal medicine
  • Oncology
  • Pediatrics

 

Physician #7 best paying job overall

—U.S. News & World Report

Nursing

Popular Careers:

  • Nurse practitioner
  • Psychiatric nurse
  • Nurse-midwife

 

2.7 million RNs, highest-employed workers in healthcare

—Bureau of Labor Statistics

Pre-Dental

Top Specialties:

  • Pediatric dentistry
  • Public Health
  • Surgery

 

#2 Best Health Care Job

—U.S. News & World Report

Biology

Popular Careers:

  • Microbiologist
  • Biomedical engineer
  • Environmental scientist

 

11% expected job growth for environmental scientists by 2026

—U.S. News & World Report

Chemistry

Popular Careers:

  • Analytical chemist
  • Chemical engineer
  • Pharmacologist

 

7% expected job growth by 2026

—Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2018

Physics

Top Industries:

  • Radiology
  • Aerospace
  • Research and Design

 

$119,580 median annual salary for physicists and astronomers

—Bureau of Labor Statistics

Medicine & Healthcare

Biochemistry
Biomedical Engineering
Dentistry
Emergency Services Administration
Forensic Science
Health Sciences
Medicine
Microbial, Cellular, and Molecular Biology
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Optometry
Pharmacy
Public Health
Rehabilitation and Disability Studies
Veterinary Medicine

Study Medicine & Healthcare AT U.S. UNIVERSITIES

Top National Universities: #166
Location: Garden City, New York
Enrollment: 8,146
Type: Private, Co-Ed
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Top National Universities: #77
Location: Washington, DC
Enrollment: 14,311
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Regional Universities Midwest: #53
Location: Ashland, Ohio
Enrollment: 6,626
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #104
Location: Auburn, Alabama
Enrollment: 30,440
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universitites: #192
Location: Muncie, Indiana
Enrollment: 22,513
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Location: New York, New York
Enrollment: 3,696
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Best Engineering Schools: #156
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Enrollment: 16,327
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #218
Location: Miami, Florida
Enrollment: 58,046
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #153
Location: Fairfax, Virginia
Enrollment: 37,316
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #293
Location: Bangor, Maine
Enrollment: 3,763
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Regional Universities Midwest: #117
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Enrollment: 2,218
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #153
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Enrollment: 30,985
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #153
Location: Macon, Georgia
Enrollment: 8,740
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #40
Location: Boston, MA
Enrollment: 21,627
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Best Undergraduate Engineering: #38
Location: Flagstaff, Arizona
Enrollment: 31,073
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #246
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Enrollment: 20,435
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top Public Schools: #95
Location: Stillwater, Oklahoma
Enrollment: 24,649
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Regional Universities West: #5
Location: Moraga, California
Enrollment: 3,881
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #218
Location: Lubbock, TX
Enrollment: 38,209
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #166
Location: Orlando, Florida
Enrollment: 68,571
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #132
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Enrollment: 11,241
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #132
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Enrollment: 31,683
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #130
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Enrollment: 27,690
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Best Engineering Schools: #58
Location: Amherst, Massachusetts
Enrollment: 30,593
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #228
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Enrollment: 16,146
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #162
Location: Oxford, Mississippi
Enrollment: 22,456
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #104
Location: Columbia, South Carolina
Enrollment: 34,795
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #125
Location: Stockton, California
Enrollment: 6,493
Type: Private, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
Top National Universities: #104
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Enrollment: 32,994
Type: Public, Co-Ed
Academic Calendar: Semester
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