Arkansas contains ten schools that offer care management programs. Harding University, the highest-ranking care management school in AR, has a total student population of 6,484 and is the 224th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 care management schools in Arkansas, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Harding University comes out as the most expensive ($13,745/yr), with East Arkansas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,502/yr.
Care Management students from Arkansas 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 Arkansas alone, there are 69,110 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $60,150. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $22,280/yr and there are 31,600 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in Arkansas, the average student population is 2,096 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 2695 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,969 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,307, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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