Fargo has a total population of 90,599 and a student population of 30,464. Of these students, 1,829 are enrolled in schools that offer health information programs.
The largest health information school in Fargo, by student population, is Rasmussen College-North Dakota. In 2010, Rasmussen College-North Dakota graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in health information.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a health information degree from one of Fargo's health information schools. If you decide to attend a health information school in Fargo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,200.
If you decide to work as a health information technician in Fargo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 520 health information technicians in North Dakota. Of these health information technicians, 120 were working in the greater Fargo area. The government projects that the number of health information technicians in Fargo will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health information technician in Fargo is $30,090 per year, which is higher than the average for health information technicians state-wide.