Las Vegas, NV (population: 570,083) has two care management schools within its city limits. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest ranked school in the city with a care management program, has a total student population of 29,080. It is the 1903rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Nevada (#1 is Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts & Sciences). To learn more about care management programs in Las Vegas, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of care management professors at University of Nevada such as Stoney Alder, Richard Arend, Daniel Asera, William Corney, Darren Denenberg, and Subhas Dhodapkar.
Care Management students from Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas-Paradise area alone, there are 31,060 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $78,220. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $29,840/yr and there are 16,960 employed.
Las Vegas lies in Clark county, which is one of the 8 counties in Nevada. Overall, the Las Vegas-Paradise area has 858,540 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $19.26/hr average worker wage, and a $40,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 19.756 out of every 1000 jobs in Las Vegas are held by healthcare support employees, and 36.173/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 2 care management schools in Las Vegas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus comes out as the most expensive ($22,148/yr) for care management students, with University of Nevada-Las Vegas as the lowest, reported at only $8,166/yr.