Jacksonville, FL (population: 822,401) has three care management schools within its city limits. University of North Florida, the highest ranked school in the city with a care management program, has a total student population of 16,477. It is the 289th highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami). To learn more about care management programs in Jacksonville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of care management professors at University of North Florida such as Tamara Baker, Yemisi Bolumole, Nancy Boyle, Susan Burns, Karen Chapmen, and B. Jay Coleman.
Care Management students from Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville area alone, there are 32,020 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $64,480. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $27,090/yr and there are 14,640 employed.
Jacksonville lies in Duval county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Jacksonville area has 581,450 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $39,460 average annual salary. Thus, about 25 out of every 1000 jobs in Jacksonville are held by healthcare support employees, and 55/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 3 care management schools in Jacksonville, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-North Florida Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,635/yr) for care management students, with Florida Community College at Jacksonville as the lowest, reported at only $6,668/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Jacksonville|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||11.7 miles|
|Saint Augustine||FL||-||2||46.0117||74||36.6 miles|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||59.1 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||86.9 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||89.6 miles|