Of the 1 healthcare administration schools in Perkinston, the largest healthcare administration school, by student population, is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree from one of Perkinston's healthcare administration schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,072 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Perkinston healthcare administration schools was an average of $10,918 per year in 2009.
And if you live on campus at one of the Perkinston-based healthcare administration schools, you will have an added expense of $3,770 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,452.
After graduating with your credentials in healthcare administration, if you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Perkinston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,650 healthcare administrators in Mississippi. Of these healthcare administrators, 260 were working in the greater Perkinston area. The number of healthcare administrators in Perkinston is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.