With an overall population of 506,132 and a student population of 46,041, approximately 8,981 of Oklahoma City students attend one of Oklahoma City's schools that offer health information programs.
Oklahoma City's largest health information school is Rose State College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Health Information program at Rose State College.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in health information from health information schools in Oklahoma City in 2010. If you decide to attend a health information school in Oklahoma City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,490.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for health information related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in health information, if you decide to work as a health information technician in Oklahoma City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,010 health information technicians in Oklahoma, 1,140 were working in the greater Oklahoma City area. The number of health information technicians in Oklahoma City is expected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health information technician in Oklahoma City is $28,660 per year, which is higher than the average for health information technicians state-wide.