Palatka has a general population of 10,033 and an overall student population of 5,826. Approximately 5,826 of Palatka's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Palatka's largest healthcare management school is Saint Johns River State College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Johns River State College with credentials in healthcare management.
If you decide to attend a healthcare management school in Palatka, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,318.
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 management program in Palatka.
If you plan on staying in Palatka after graduating from healthcare management school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare managers in Palatka, which is the most popular healthcare management profession, are good. There were 8,660 healthcare managers working in Florida and 140 working in the greater Palatka area in 2010. Palatka's healthcare manager workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare manager in Palatka is $89,030 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for healthcare managers.