Oklahoma City, OK (population: 564,147) has six care management schools within its city limits. Heritage College, the highest ranked school in the city with a care management program, has a total student population of 854. It is the 3934th highest ranked school in the USA and the 92nd highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Care Management students from Oklahoma City 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 Oklahoma City area alone, there are 36,660 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $61,410. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $24,620/yr and there are 14,860 employed.
Oklahoma City lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 26.306 out of every 1000 jobs in Oklahoma City are held by healthcare support employees, and 64.925/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 6 care management schools in Oklahoma City, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heritage College comes out as the most expensive ($24,934/yr) for care management students, with Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City as the lowest, reported at only $5,899/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oklahoma City|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||7.9 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||25.4 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||88.8 miles|