Cresson has a general population of 1,631 and an overall student population of 1,604. Approximately 1,604 of Cresson's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Cresson's largest healthcare administration school is Mount Aloysius College. In 2010, Mount Aloysius College graduated approximately 13 students from its healthcare administration program.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree from one of Cresson's healthcare administration schools. If you decide to attend a healthcare administration school in Cresson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,280.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for healthcare administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cresson-based healthcare administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,280.
If you plan on staying in Cresson after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Cresson, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are average. In 2010, of the 14,200 healthcare administrators in Pennsylvania, 90 were working in the greater Cresson area. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Cresson will increase by 8% 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 Cresson is $72,160 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.