Decatur has a general population of 18,147 and an overall student population of 27,990. Approximately 99 of Decatur's students are enrolled in schools that offer health information management programs.
Of the 1 health information management schools in Decatur, the largest health information management school, by student population, is Omnitech Institute. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Omnitech Institute with credentials in health information management.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a health information management certificate from one of Decatur's health information management schools.
Many health information management graduates choose to work as health information managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Decatur, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 health information managers in Georgia were working in the greater Decatur area. By the year 2018, the number of health information managers is expected to increase by 29% in Decatur. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information managers.
As a health information manager in Decatur, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,680 per year. This is higher than the average salary for health information managers in the state.