Iowa contains nine schools that offer care management programs. Mercy College of Health Sciences, the highest-ranking care management school in IA, has a total student population of 793 and is the 1687th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 care management schools in Iowa, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University comes out as the most expensive ($23,227/yr), with Iowa Central Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,132/yr.
Care Management students from Iowa 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 Iowa alone, there are 76,640 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $58,780. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $25,630/yr and there are 46,690 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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