Fulton has a total population of 3,882 and a student population of 7,596. Of these students, 7,596 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Of the 1 healthcare management schools in Fulton, the largest healthcare management school, by student population, is Itawamba Community College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Itawamba Community College with credentials in healthcare management.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,150 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fulton healthcare management schools was an average of $10,900 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for healthcare management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,010 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,490.
Many healthcare management graduates choose to work as healthcare managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fulton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 healthcare managers in Mississippi were working in the greater Fulton area. By the year 2018, the number of healthcare managers is expected to increase by 18% in Fulton. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare managers.
As a healthcare manager in Fulton, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,450 per year. This is lower than the average salary for healthcare managers in the state.