Boston, MA (population: 610,407) has five care management schools within its city limits. Boston University, the highest ranked school in the city with a care management program, has a total student population of 31,960. It is the 32nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about care management programs in Boston, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of care management professors at Boston University such as John Cirignano, Greg Collier, Jim Cormier, Joe Dicketti, John Dixon, and Shuili Du.
Care Management students from Boston 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 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy NECTA area alone, there are 123,540 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $83,340. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $33,470/yr and there are 44,590 employed.
Boston lies in Suffolk county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy NECTA area has 1,685,900 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $28.04/hr average worker wage, and a $58,330 average annual salary. Thus, about 26.446 out of every 1000 jobs in Boston are held by healthcare support employees, and 73.278/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 5 care management schools in Boston, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College comes out as the most expensive ($34,498/yr) for care management students, with Bay State College as the lowest, reported at only $23,908/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Boston|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||7.8 miles|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||25.5 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||30.1 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||41.2 miles|