With an overall population of 10,033 and a student population of 5,826, approximately 5,826 of Palatka students attend one of Palatka's schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Saint Johns River State College is the largest healthcare administration school in Palatka, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Saint Johns River State College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree in Palatka. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,318 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,161 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Palatka.
If you plan on staying in Palatka after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Palatka, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are good. In 2010, of the 8,660 healthcare administrators in Florida, 140 were working in the greater Palatka area. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Palatka 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 Palatka is $89,030 per year, which is higher than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.