Boca Raton has a general population of 74,764 and an overall student population of 31,322. Approximately 27,637 of Boca Raton's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Florida Atlantic University is the largest healthcare administration school in Boca Raton, based on student population. In 2010, Florida Atlantic University graduated approximately 99 students from its healthcare administration program.
In 2010, 99 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree in Boca Raton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,439 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boca Raton healthcare administration schools was an average of $26,116 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for healthcare administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,582 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Boca Raton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 healthcare administrators in Florida were working in the greater Boca Raton area. Boca Raton's healthcare administrator workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Boca Raton is $86,450 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.