Dobson has a general population of 1,457 and an overall student population of 3,599. Approximately 3,599 of Dobson's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
The largest healthcare administration school in Dobson, by student population, is Surry Community College. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Surry Community College.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree from one of Dobson's healthcare administration schools. If you decide to attend a healthcare administration school in Dobson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,703.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for healthcare administration related books and supplies every year.
Many healthcare administration graduates choose to work as healthcare administrators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dobson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,590 healthcare administrators in North Carolina, 370 were working in the greater Dobson area. By the year 2018, the number of healthcare administrators is expected to increase by 17% in Dobson. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Dobson is $73,100 per year, which is lower than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.