With an overall population of 19,462 and a student population of 5,200, approximately 3,915 of Klamath Falls students attend one of Klamath Falls's schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
The largest healthcare administration school in Klamath Falls, by student population, is Oregon Institute of Technology. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Oregon Institute of Technology with credentials in healthcare administration.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree in Klamath Falls. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,285 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Klamath Falls healthcare administration schools was an average of $29,805 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Klamath Falls. And if you live on campus at one of the Klamath Falls-based healthcare administration schools, you will have an added expense of $8,245 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,970.
If you plan on staying in Klamath Falls after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Klamath Falls, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are good. In 2010, there were 3,110 healthcare administrators in Oregon. Of these healthcare administrators, 250 were working in the greater Klamath Falls area. Klamath Falls's healthcare administrator workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Klamath Falls is $80,330 per year, which is lower than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.