Colorado Springs has a general population of 360,890 and an overall student population of 30,513. Approximately 343 of Colorado Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer health information programs.
National American University-Colorado Springs is the largest health information school in Colorado Springs, based on student population. In 2010, National American University-Colorado Springs graduated approximately 0 students from its health information program.
In 2009 tuition at health information schools in Colorado Springs was $11,755 per year, on average.
If you plan on staying in Colorado Springs after graduating from health information school, you should know that job prospects for health information technicians in Colorado Springs, which is the most popular health information profession, are good. In 2010, there were 3,070 health information technicians in Colorado. Of these health information technicians, 440 were working in the greater Colorado Springs area. The government projects that the number of health information technicians in Colorado Springs will increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
As a health information technician in Colorado Springs, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,360 per year. This is lower than the average salary for health information technicians in the state.