California contains 81 schools that offer care management programs. University of Southern California, the highest-ranking care management school in CA, has a total student population of 34,824 and is the 10th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 81 care management schools in California, only 35 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, LA College International comes out as the most expensive ($48,672/yr), with Mt San Antonio College as the lowest recorded at only $2,897/yr.
Care Management students from California 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 California alone, there are 656,080 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $82,880. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $30,050/yr and there are 358,000 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in California, the average student population is 4,206 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 18354 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,230 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,817, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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