West Virginia contains seven schools that offer care management programs. Marshall University, the highest-ranking care management school in WV, has a total student population of 13,776 and is the 341st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 care management schools in West Virginia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Davis & Elkins College comes out as the most expensive ($18,674/yr), with Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $1,483/yr.
Care Management students from West 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 West Virginia alone, there are 49,520 employed healthcare practitioner and technical employees earning an average yearly salary of $57,670. Healthcare support employees in this state earn $22,060/yr and there are 23,540 employed.
Also, within the care management schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from care management, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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