Louisiana contains seven schools that offer care management programs. Tulane University of Louisiana, the highest-ranking care management school in LA, has a total student population of 11,464 and is the 60th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 care management schools in Louisiana, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tulane University of Louisiana comes out as the most expensive ($25,174/yr), with Louisiana State University-Shreveport as the lowest recorded at only $4,364/yr.
Care Management students from Louisiana 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 Louisiana alone, there are 111,730 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $60,150. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $21,950/yr and there are 58,540 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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