With an overall population of 85,013 and a student population of 9,273, approximately 5,829 of Sioux City students attend one of Sioux City's schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Of the 1 healthcare administration schools in Sioux City, the largest healthcare administration school, by student population, is Western Iowa Tech Community College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Western Iowa Tech Community College with credentials in healthcare administration.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,845 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Sioux City healthcare administration schools was an average of $13,385 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $960 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Sioux City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,977 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,745.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Sioux City, your job prospects are good. There were 4,810 healthcare administrators working in Iowa and 360 working in the greater Sioux City area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of healthcare administrators is expected to increase by 14% in Sioux City. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Sioux City is $63,300 per year, which is lower than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.