Fall River has a total population of 91,938 and a student population of 9,601. Of these students, 8,767 are enrolled in schools that offer health information programs.
Fall River's largest health information school is Bristol Community College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Bristol Community College with credentials in health information.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in health information in Fall River in 2010. If you decide to attend a health information school in Fall River, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,578.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for health information related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in health information, if you decide to work as a health information technician in Fall River, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,760 health information technicians in Massachusetts, 860 were working in the greater Fall River area. By the year 2018, the number of health information technicians is expected to increase by 17% in Fall River. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health information technician in Fall River is $35,650 per year, which is higher than the average for health information technicians state-wide.