Oakwood has a total population of 2,689 and a student population of 12,916. Of these students, 4,115 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Lanier Technical College is the largest healthcare administration school in Oakwood, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Lanier Technical College.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree in Oakwood. In 2009 tuition at healthcare administration schools in Oakwood was $2,070 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for healthcare administration related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in healthcare administration, if you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Oakwood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,570 healthcare administrators in Georgia. Of these healthcare administrators, 260 were working in the greater Oakwood area. The number of healthcare administrators in Oakwood is expected to increase by 29% 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 Oakwood is $79,420 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.