Salem has a total population of 24,747 and a student population of 8,735. Of these students, 6,691 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
Of the 1 healthcare administration schools in Salem, the largest healthcare administration school, by student population, is National College-Salem. In 2010, National College-Salem graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in healthcare administration.
In 2009 tuition at healthcare administration schools in Salem was $8,149 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,980 for healthcare administration related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Salem, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 5,430 healthcare administrators in Virginia. Of these healthcare administrators, 340 were working in the greater Salem area. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Salem will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Salem is $90,290 per year, which is higher than the average for healthcare administrators state-wide.