With an overall population of 8,620 and a student population of 612, approximately 612 of Ashland students attend one of Ashland's schools that offer healthcare administration programs.
The largest healthcare administration school in Ashland, by student population, is Northland College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Northland College with credentials in healthcare administration.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a healthcare administration degree in Ashland. If you decide to attend a healthcare administration school in Ashland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,021.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a healthcare administration program in Ashland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board at Ashland-based healthcare administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,471.
If you plan on staying in Ashland after graduating from healthcare administration school, you should know that job prospects for healthcare administrators in Ashland, which is the most popular healthcare administration profession, are average. In 2010, there were 5,080 healthcare administrators in Wisconsin. Of these healthcare administrators, 110 were working in the greater Ashland area. The number of healthcare administrators in Ashland is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for healthcare administrators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a healthcare administrator in Ashland is $80,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for healthcare administrators.