Florida contains 45 schools that offer health administration programs. University of Miami, the highest-ranking health administration school in FL, has a total student population of 15,629 and is the 69th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 45 health administration schools in Florida, only 12 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Florida Institute comes out as the most expensive ($38,962/yr), with Indian River State College as the lowest recorded at only $2,138/yr.
Health Administration students from Florida 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 Florida alone, there are 18,930 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $190,600. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $97,640/yr and there are 8,200 employed.
Also, within the health administration schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from health administration, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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