Moorhead has a general population of 2,573 and an overall student population of 3,302. Approximately 3,302 of Moorhead's students are enrolled in schools that offer health information management programs.
The largest health information management school in Moorhead, by student population, is Mississippi Delta Community College. In 2010, Mississippi Delta Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its health information management program.
Tuition in 2009 at Moorhead's health information management schools was $7,560 per year for instate students and $9,168 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health information management program in Moorhead. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,470 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,090.
Many health information management graduates choose to work as health information managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Moorhead, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 health information managers in Mississippi were working in the greater Moorhead area. By the year 2018, the number of health information managers is expected to increase by 18% in Moorhead. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information managers.
As a health information manager in Moorhead, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,880 per year. This is lower than the average salary for health information managers in the state.