Lansing has a total population of 119,128 and a student population of 21,903. Of these students, 21,123 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
The largest healthcare administration school in Lansing, by student population, is Lansing Community College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Lansing Community College.
A reported 25 students graduated with credentials in healthcare administration in Lansing in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,240 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for healthcare administration related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Lansing after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Lansing, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are good. In 2010, of the 9,560 healthcare administrators in Michigan, 530 were working in the greater Lansing area. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Lansing will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Lansing is $80,560 per year, which is higher than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.