With an overall population of 218,812 and a student population of 25,078, approximately 740 of Glendale students attend one of Glendale's schools that offer health information programs.
The largest health information school in Glendale, by student population, is Arizona College of Allied Health. In 2010, Arizona College of Allied Health graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in health information.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a health information degree from one of Glendale's health information schools. If you decide to attend a health information school in Glendale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,525.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $125 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health information program in Glendale.
If you plan on staying in Glendale after graduating from health information school, you should know that job prospects for health information technicians in Glendale, which is the most popular health information profession, are good. There were 4,680 health information technicians working in Arizona and 3,210 working in the greater Glendale area in 2010. The government projects that the number of health information technicians in Glendale will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
As a health information technician in Glendale, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,610 per year. This is higher than the average salary for health information technicians in the state.