With an overall population of 56,002 and a student population of 23,214, approximately 15,089 of Greenville students attend one of Greenville's schools that offer health information programs.
Greenville's largest health information school is Greenville Technical College. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Greenville Technical College with credentials in health information.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in health information in Greenville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,492 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $998 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 Greenville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,080 health information technicians in South Carolina. Of these health information technicians, 350 were working in the greater Greenville area. The number of health information technicians in Greenville is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
As a health information technician in Greenville, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,440 per year. This is lower than the average salary for health information technicians in the state.