Iowa contains nine schools that offer health administration programs. University of Iowa, the highest-ranking health administration school in IA, has a total student population of 28,987 and is the 782nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 health administration schools in Iowa, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Ambrose University comes out as the most expensive ($21,089/yr), with Iowa Central Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,132/yr.
Health Administration students from Iowa 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 Iowa alone, there are 1,530 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $191,000. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $77,630/yr and there are 3,880 employed.
Also, within the health administration schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from health administration, there are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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