Takoma Park has a total population of 17,299 and a student population of 1,178. Of these students, 1,178 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Washington Adventist University is the largest healthcare management school in Takoma Park, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Healthcare Management program at Washington Adventist University.
In 2009 tuition at healthcare management schools in Takoma Park was $19,480 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for healthcare management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Takoma Park-based healthcare management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,780.
If you decide to work as a healthcare manager in Takoma Park, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,330 healthcare managers in Maryland, 2,060 were working in the greater Takoma Park area. The government projects that the number of healthcare managers in Takoma Park will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare manager in Takoma Park is $106,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for healthcare managers.