With an overall population of 55,515 and a student population of 12,156, approximately 12,156 of Jonesboro students attend one of Jonesboro's schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Jonesboro's largest healthcare administration school is Arkansas State University-Main Campus. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Arkansas State University-Main Campus with credentials in healthcare administration.
If you decide to attend one of Jonesboro's healthcare administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,226 per year in instate tuition and $25,146 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for healthcare administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,856 per year, on average, for room and board at Jonesboro-based healthcare administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,970.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Jonesboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,280 healthcare administrators in Arkansas. Of these healthcare administrators, 60 were working in the greater Jonesboro area. The number of healthcare administrators in Jonesboro is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Jonesboro is $66,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.