Gaffney has a general population of 12,968 and an overall student population of 3,137. Approximately 3,137 of Gaffney's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Limestone College is the largest healthcare administration school in Gaffney, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Limestone College.
In 2009 tuition at healthcare administration schools in Gaffney was $18,300 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,870 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Gaffney. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,002.
If you plan on staying in Gaffney after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Gaffney, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are good. In 2010, of the 4,130 healthcare administrators in South Carolina, 390 were working in the greater Gaffney area. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Gaffney will increase by 16% 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 Gaffney is $70,670 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.