Fort Pierce has a general population of 37,516 and an overall student population of 17,136. Approximately 17,110 of Fort Pierce's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Indian River State College is the largest healthcare administration school in Fort Pierce, based on student population. In 2010, Indian River State College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in healthcare administration.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in healthcare administration from healthcare administration schools in Fort Pierce in 2010. In 2009 tuition at healthcare administration schools in Fort Pierce was $2,246 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for healthcare administration related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Fort Pierce, your job prospects are good. There were 8,660 healthcare administrators working in Florida and 220 working in the greater Fort Pierce area in 2010. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Fort Pierce will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Fort Pierce is $73,550 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.
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