Corvallis has a general population of 49,322 and an overall student population of 22,012. Approximately 21,950 of Corvallis's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Oregon State University is the largest healthcare administration school in Corvallis, based on student population. In 2010, Oregon State University graduated approximately 33 students from its healthcare administration program.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree from one of Corvallis's healthcare administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Corvallis's healthcare administration schools was $19,133 per year for instate students and $32,057 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,603 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Corvallis. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,352 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,781.
If you plan on staying in Corvallis after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Corvallis, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are good. In 2010, of the 3,110 healthcare administrators in Oregon, 60 were working in the greater Corvallis area. By the year 2018, the number of healthcare administrators is expected to increase by 20% in Corvallis. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
As a healthcare administrator in Corvallis, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,800 per year. This is lower than the average salary for healthcare administrators in the state.