Waycross has a general population of 15,333 and an overall student population of 1,734. Approximately 1,734 of Waycross's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
The largest healthcare administration school in Waycross, by student population, is Okefenokee Technical College. Approximately 25 students graduated in 2010 from Okefenokee Technical College with credentials in healthcare administration.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a healthcare administration certificate in Waycross. If you decide to attend a healthcare administration school in Waycross, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,043.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Waycross.
Many healthcare administration graduates choose to work as healthcare administrators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waycross, your job prospects are good. There were 10,570 healthcare administrators working in Georgia and 480 working in the greater Waycross area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of healthcare administrators is expected to increase by 29% in Waycross. 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 Waycross is $68,770 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.