Boston has a total population of 589,141 and a student population of 123,722. Of these students, 27,537 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Of the 1 healthcare management schools in Boston, the largest healthcare management school, by student population, is Northeastern University. In 2010, Northeastern University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in healthcare management.
If you decide to attend a healthcare management school in Boston, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $35,362.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for healthcare management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Boston-based healthcare management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $41,312.
If you plan on staying in Boston after graduating from healthcare management school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare managers in Boston, which is the most popular healthcare management profession, are average. In 2010, of the 9,040 healthcare managers in Massachusetts, 5,190 were working in the greater Boston area. The number of healthcare managers in Boston is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare managers.