Tulsa, OK (population: 387,683) has three care management schools within its city limits. Tulsa Community College, the highest ranked school in the city with a care management program, has a total student population of 19,730. It is the 5221st highest ranked school in the USA and the 119th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University). To learn more about care management programs in Tulsa, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of care management professors at Tulsa Community College such as Gary Keck, Robert Turman, Beverly Washburn, and Gornie Williams.
Care Management students from Tulsa 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 Tulsa area alone, there are 21,650 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average salary of $58,020. Healthcare support employees in this area earn $23,430/yr and there are 13,150 employed.
Tulsa lies in Osage county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Tulsa area has 423,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $18.09/hr average worker wage, and a $37,620 average annual salary. Thus, about 31.057 out of every 1000 jobs in Tulsa are held by healthcare support employees, and 51.157/1000 are held by healthcare practitioner and technical employees.
Of the 3 care management schools in Tulsa, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Tulsa Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,406/yr) for care management students, with Tulsa Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,722/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tulsa|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||76.2 miles|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||77.1 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||89.5 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||93.6 miles|