Midland has a total population of 41,685 and a student population of 3,801. Of these students, 3,801 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
The largest healthcare administration school in Midland, by student population, is Northwood University. In 2010, Northwood University graduated approximately 11 students from its healthcare administration program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree in Midland. In 2009 tuition at healthcare administration schools in Midland was $18,408 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,581 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Midland. And if you live on campus at one of the Midland-based healthcare administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,923 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in healthcare administration, if you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Midland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 9,560 healthcare administrators in Michigan. Of these healthcare administrators, 900 were working in the greater Midland area. The number of healthcare administrators in Midland is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Midland is $76,480 per year, which is lower than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.