Cullowhee has a total population of 3,579 and a student population of 9,429. Of these students, 9,429 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Western Carolina University is the largest healthcare management school in Cullowhee, based on student population. In 2010, Western Carolina University graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in healthcare management.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a healthcare management degree in Cullowhee. Tuition in 2009 at Cullowhee's healthcare management schools was $14,470 per year for instate students and $24,067 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,006 for healthcare management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,982 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cullowhee after graduating from healthcare management school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare managers in Cullowhee, which is the most popular healthcare management profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,590 healthcare managers in North Carolina, 370 were working in the greater Cullowhee area. The number of healthcare managers in Cullowhee is expected to increase by 17% 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 Cullowhee is $73,100 per year, which is lower than the average for healthcare managers state-wide.