Alabama contains 27 schools that offer care management programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking care management school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 27 care management schools in Alabama, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Oakwood University comes out as the most expensive ($24,801/yr), with Chattahoochee Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,438/yr.
Care Management students from Alabama schools who go on to become care managers, physicians, doctors, nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 3,886,690 people working as healthcare support employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $26,710. Also, Healthcare practitioner and technical employees make on average $69,690 per year and there are about 7,200,950 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 113,520 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $59,740. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $22,560/yr and there are 50,790 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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