With an overall population of 1,321,045 and a student population of 88,854, approximately 12,164 of Phoenix students attend one of Phoenix's schools that offer health information programs.
Of the 1 health information schools in Phoenix, the largest health information school, by student population, is Phoenix College. In 2010, Phoenix College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in health information.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in health information in Phoenix in 2010. If you decide to attend a health information school in Phoenix, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,734.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for health information related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Phoenix after graduating from health information school, you should know that job prospects for health information technicians in Phoenix, which is the most popular health information profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 health information technicians in Arizona were working in the greater Phoenix area. The government projects that the number of health information technicians in Phoenix will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health information technician in Phoenix is $32,610 per year, which is higher than the average for health information technicians state-wide.