Winchester has a general population of 23,585 and an overall student population of 3,619. Approximately 3,619 of Winchester's students are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
The largest healthcare administration school in Winchester, by student population, is Shenandoah University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Healthcare Administration program at Shenandoah University.
In 2009 tuition at healthcare administration schools in Winchester was $25,450 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for healthcare administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Winchester-based healthcare administration schools, you will have an added expense of $8,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many healthcare administration graduates choose to work as healthcare administrators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Winchester, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 5,430 healthcare administrators in Virginia. Of these healthcare administrators, 110 were working in the greater Winchester area. The government projects that the number of healthcare administrators in Winchester will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
As a healthcare administrator in Winchester, you can expect to make an average salary of $98,460 per year. This is higher than the average salary for healthcare administrators in the state.