Mississippi contains eight schools that offer care management programs. Pearl River Community College, the highest-ranking care management school in MS, has a total student population of 5,519 and is the 1741st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 care management schools in Mississippi, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Belhaven College comes out as the most expensive ($19,298/yr), with Pearl River Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,515/yr.
Care Management students from Mississippi 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 Mississippi alone, there are 71,230 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $57,920. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $21,150/yr and there are 34,450 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 2225 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,759 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,828, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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