Williamsport has a total population of 30,706 and a student population of 7,958. Of these students, 6,409 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Williamsport's largest healthcare administration school is Pennsylvania College of Technology. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Pennsylvania College of Technology.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in healthcare administration in Williamsport in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,505 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Williamsport healthcare administration schools was an average of $27,655 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for healthcare administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Williamsport-based healthcare administration schools, you will have an added expense of $8,350 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,155.
After graduating with your credentials in healthcare administration, if you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Williamsport, your job prospects are average. There were 14,200 healthcare administrators working in Pennsylvania and 110 working in the greater Williamsport area in 2010. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Williamsport will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
As a healthcare administrator in Williamsport, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,510 per year. This is higher than the average salary for healthcare administrators in the state.