With an overall population of 3,579 and a student population of 9,429, approximately 9,429 of Cullowhee students attend one of Cullowhee's schools that offer health information management programs.
The largest health information management school in Cullowhee, by student population, is Western Carolina University. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Western Carolina University with credentials in health information management.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a health information management degree from one of Cullowhee's health information management schools. If you decide to attend one of Cullowhee's health information management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,470 per year in instate tuition and $24,067 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,006 for health information management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cullowhee-based health information management schools, you will have an added expense of $5,982 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cullowhee after graduating from health information management school, you should know that job prospects for health information managers in Cullowhee, which is the most popular health information management profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,590 health information managers in North Carolina, 370 were working in the greater Cullowhee area. The number of health information managers in Cullowhee is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information managers.
As a health information manager in Cullowhee, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,100 per year. This is lower than the average salary for health information managers in the state.