Omaha has a total population of 390,007 and a student population of 47,574. Of these students, 934 are enrolled in schools that offer health information management programs.
Omaha's largest health information management school is Clarkson College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Clarkson College with credentials in health information management.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in health information management in Omaha in 2010. If you decide to attend a health information management school in Omaha, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,880.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,380 for health information management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,990 per year, on average, for room and board at Omaha-based health information management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,360.
Many health information management graduates choose to work as health information managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Omaha, your job prospects are good. There were 2,120 health information managers working in Nebraska and 1,190 working in the greater Omaha area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of health information managers is expected to increase by 16% in Omaha. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information managers.
As a health information manager in Omaha, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,420 per year. This is higher than the average salary for health information managers in the state.