Altoona has a total population of 49,523 and a student population of 4,782. Of these students, 274 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Altoona's largest healthcare administration school is YTI Career Institute. Approximately 78 students graduated in 2010 from YTI Career Institute with credentials in healthcare administration.
A reported 118 students graduated with credentials in healthcare administration in Altoona in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Altoona after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Altoona, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are average. There were 14,200 healthcare administrators working in Pennsylvania and 150 working in the greater Altoona area in 2010. The number of healthcare administrators in Altoona is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.