Independence has a total population of 113,288 and a student population of 3,994. Of these students, 747 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Of the 1 healthcare administration schools in Independence, the largest healthcare administration school, by student population, is National American University-Independence. In 2010, National American University-Independence graduated approximately 0 students from its healthcare administration program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,160 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for healthcare administration related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Independence after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Independence, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are average. There were 4,410 healthcare administrators working in Missouri and 1,990 working in the greater Independence area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of healthcare administrators is expected to increase by 10% in Independence. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
As a healthcare administrator in Independence, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,450 per year. This is higher than the average salary for healthcare administrators in the state.