Morgantown has a general population of 26,809 and an overall student population of 29,251. Approximately 120 of Morgantown's students are enrolled in schools that offer health information management programs.
Monongalia County Technical Education Center is the largest health information management school in Morgantown, based on student population. In 2010, Monongalia County Technical Education Center graduated approximately 6 students from its health information management program.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in health information management from health information management schools in Morgantown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at health information management schools in Morgantown was $1,050 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health information management program in Morgantown.
After graduating with your credentials in health information management, if you decide to work as a health information manager in Morgantown, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,800 health information managers in West Virginia, 230 were working in the greater Morgantown area. By the year 2018, the number of health information managers is expected to increase by 8% in Morgantown. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for health information managers.
As a health information manager in Morgantown, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,110 per year. This is lower than the average salary for health information managers in the state.