Indianapolis, IN (population: 803,930) has four care management schools within its city limits. MedTech College, the highest ranked school in the city with a care management program, has a total student population of 955. It is the 2124th highest ranked school in the USA and the 49th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington).
Care Management students from Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis-Carmel area alone, there are 55,970 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $67,300. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $27,530/yr and there are 23,090 employed.
Indianapolis lies in Marion county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Indianapolis-Carmel area has 870,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $20.15/hr average worker wage, and a $41,900 average annual salary. Thus, about 26.526 out of every 1000 jobs in Indianapolis are held by healthcare support employees, and 64.285/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 4 care management schools in Indianapolis, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Indianapolis Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,483/yr) for care management students, with Harrison College-Indianapolis as the lowest, reported at only $15,076/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Indianapolis|
|West Lafayette||IN||-||1||78.6553||122||60.0 miles|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||68.9 miles|
|North Manchester||IN||-||1||55.0629||70||86.8 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||98.5 miles|