Arlington has a total population of 332,969 and a student population of 30,763. Of these students, 250 are enrolled in schools that offer health information programs.
CCI Training Center is the largest health information school in Arlington, based on student population. In 2010, CCI Training Center graduated approximately 84 students with credentials in health information.
In 2010, 84 students graduated with a health information certificate from one of Arlington's health information schools.
Many health information graduates choose to work as health information technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Arlington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 health information technicians in Texas were working in the greater Arlington area. By the year 2018, the number of health information technicians is expected to increase by 25% in Arlington. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for health information technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health information technician in Arlington is $33,630 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for health information technicians.