Alaska contains one school that offers health administration programs. Alaska Pacific University has a total student population of 781 and is the 2626th highest ranked school in America.
Health Administration students from Alaska schools who go on to become health administratorss, physicians, nurses, health care administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Physicians and surgeons make on average $173,860 per year and there are about 274,160 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alaska alone, there are 270 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $167,390. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $83,960/yr and there are 830 employed.
Also, within the health administration schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from health administration, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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