Health Science Schools In Maryland

Maryland has 7 accredited health science schools where health science faculty who teach health science classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of health science and health science training in Maryland, which includes health science training at the following levels:

  • Health Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Health Science
  • Bachelors degree in Health Science
  • Masters degree in Health Science
  • PhD degree in Health Science


  1. Cecil College

    One Seahawk Drive, North East, Maryland 21901-1999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Johns Hopkins University

    3400 N Charles St, Mason Hall, Baltimore, Maryland 21218-2688

    13 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Maryland-Baltimore

    520 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201-1627

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Maryland-Baltimore County

    1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, Maryland 21250

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Maryland-College Park

    College Park, Maryland 20742

    55 U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    J.T. Williams Hall, Princess Anne, Maryland 21853-1299

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Medix School-West

    6901 Security Blvd Ste 21, Baltimore, Maryland 21244

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Maryland Vs. National Health Science Employment

Maryland 169,770
National 7,588,750

Approximately 2% of the country's health science professionals work in Maryland state.

Employment Growth for Health science professionals In Maryland

145,850 149,860 152,250 158,710 130,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Maryland, health science is a shrinking field. There were 14,980 less health science professionals working in Maryland in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Maryland, this field has shrunk by 10% in four years. This is faster than the trend for health science professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of health science professionals has shrunk by 9% between 2006 and 2010.

Health Science VS. All Professions salaries in Maryland

$67,110 $69,075 $66,950 $70,675 $72,074
$47,750 $50,212 $51,747 $52,671 $54,055
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Maryland, as the number of health science professionals is declining, the salaries earned by health science professionals are increasing. The mean salary for health science professionals in 2006 was $67,110 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $72,074 per year.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Maryland

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Thus, there was a 7% growth in health science professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Maryland, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of health science. The pay differential between the highest paid health science professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 92%

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Maryland

Biomedical Engineering
Health Information
Health Information Management
Health Science
X Ray Technician

Health science professionals in Maryland earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Health Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Maryland


As the number of health science professionals is decreasing in Maryland state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited health science schools in Maryland state is increasing. In 2006 there were 248 health science graduates from health science courses in Maryland and in 2010 there were 521 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of health science school degree or certificate graduates in Maryland by 110%. 44% of these graduates received an master's degree in health science.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Maryland

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