Huntsville, Alabama has 2 healthcare administration schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in healthcare administration. Huntsville has a general population of 158,216 and an overall student population of 11,861. Approximately 2,850 of Huntsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Virginia College-Huntsville is the largest healthcare administration school in Huntsville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Virginia College-Huntsville.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree in Huntsville. If you decide to attend a healthcare administration school in Huntsville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,773.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for healthcare administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Huntsville-based healthcare administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,756 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,365.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Huntsville, your job prospects are average. There were 2,620 healthcare administrators working in Alabama and 150 working in the greater Huntsville area in 2010. Huntsville's healthcare administrator workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Huntsville is $73,520 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.
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