Morgantown has a total population of 26,809 and a student population of 29,251. Of these students, 120 are enrolled in schools that offer healthcare management programs.
Of the 1 healthcare management schools in Morgantown, the largest healthcare management school, by student population, is Monongalia County Technical Education Center. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Monongalia County Technical Education Center with credentials in healthcare management.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in healthcare management in Morgantown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,050 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $200 for healthcare management related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Morgantown after graduating from healthcare management school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare managers in Morgantown, which is the most popular healthcare management profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 healthcare managers in West Virginia were working in the greater Morgantown area. The number of healthcare managers in Morgantown is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare managers.
As a healthcare manager in Morgantown, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,110 per year. This is lower than the average salary for healthcare managers in the state.