Hamlet has a total population of 6,018 and a student population of 1,969. Of these students, 1,969 are enrolled in schools that offer health information programs.
The largest health information school in Hamlet, by student population, is Richmond Community College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Health Information program at Richmond Community College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,658 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for health information related books and supplies each year.
Many health information graduates choose to work as health information technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hamlet, your job prospects are good. There were 5,280 health information technicians working in North Carolina and 270 working in the greater Hamlet area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of health information technicians is expected to increase by 22% in Hamlet. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
As a health information technician in Hamlet, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,490 per year. This is lower than the average salary for health information technicians in the state.