Tallahassee has a total population of 150,624 and a student population of 68,614. Of these students, 12,274 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Of the 1 healthcare administration schools in Tallahassee, the largest healthcare administration school, by student population, is Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. In 2010, approximately 59 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.
A reported 59 students graduated with credentials in healthcare administration in Tallahassee in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Tallahassee's healthcare administration schools was $15,336 per year for instate students and $27,277 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,078 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Tallahassee. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,218 per year, on average, for room and board at Tallahassee-based healthcare administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Tallahassee after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Tallahassee, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are good. There were 8,660 healthcare administrators working in Florida and 210 working in the greater Tallahassee area in 2010. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Tallahassee will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
As a healthcare administrator in Tallahassee, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,270 per year. This is higher than the average salary for healthcare administrators in the state.
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