Akron has a total population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666. Of these students, 25,959 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Akron's largest healthcare administration school is University of Akron Main Campus. In 2010, University of Akron Main Campus graduated approximately 4 students from its healthcare administration program.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in healthcare administration in Akron in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Akron's healthcare administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,869 per year in instate tuition and $30,117 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for healthcare administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Akron, your job prospects are good. There were 12,610 healthcare administrators working in Ohio and 930 working in the greater Akron area in 2010. The number of healthcare administrators in Akron is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Akron is $72,660 per year, which is lower than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.