Clarksdale has a total population of 20,645 and a student population of 2,565. Of these students, 2,565 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
The largest healthcare management school in Clarksdale, by student population, is Coahoma Community College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Healthcare Management program at Coahoma Community College.
Tuition in 2009 at Clarksdale's healthcare management schools was $6,554 per year for instate students and $7,754 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for healthcare management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,514 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $4,640.
If you plan on staying in Clarksdale after graduating from healthcare management school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare managers in Clarksdale, which is the most popular healthcare management profession, are good. In 2010, of the 2,650 healthcare managers in Mississippi, 320 were working in the greater Clarksdale area. The government projects that the number of healthcare managers in Clarksdale will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare manager in Clarksdale is $63,880 per year, which is lower than the average for healthcare managers state-wide.