Orlando has a total population of 185,951 and a student population of 116,570. Of these students, 53,401 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Of the 1 healthcare management schools in Orlando, the largest healthcare management school, by student population, is University of Central Florida. Approximately 28 students graduated in 2010 from University of Central Florida with credentials in healthcare management.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in healthcare management from healthcare management schools in Orlando in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Orlando's healthcare management schools was $18,100 per year for instate students and $33,579 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $924 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare management program in Orlando. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,538 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,900.
If you decide to work as a healthcare manager in Orlando, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 healthcare managers in Florida were working in the greater Orlando area. Orlando's healthcare manager workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare manager in Orlando is $80,370 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for healthcare managers.