Virginia contains sixteen schools that offer care management programs. James Madison University, the highest-ranking care management school in VA, has a total student population of 18,971 and is the 72nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 care management schools in Virginia, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Richmond Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,329/yr), with George Mason University as the lowest recorded at only $10,384/yr.
Care Management students from Virginia 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 Virginia alone, there are 176,570 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $68,960. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $25,850/yr and there are 86,080 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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