With an overall population of 303,447 and a student population of 90,964, approximately 181 of Tampa students attend one of Tampa's schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Of the 1 healthcare management schools in Tampa, the largest healthcare management school, by student population, is Fortis College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Fortis College with credentials in healthcare management.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a healthcare management degree in Tampa. If you decide to attend a healthcare management school in Tampa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,407.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,620 for healthcare management related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Tampa after graduating from healthcare management school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare managers in Tampa, which is the most popular healthcare management profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 healthcare managers in Florida were working in the greater Tampa area. The government projects that the number of healthcare managers in Tampa will 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 Tampa is $88,600 per year, which is higher than the average for healthcare managers state-wide.