Maryland contains eight schools that offer health administration programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking health administration school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 health administration schools in Maryland, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Maryland Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,492/yr), with University of Baltimore as the lowest recorded at only $10,760/yr.
Health Administration students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 9,020 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $150,490. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $103,000/yr and there are 7,070 employed.
Also, within the health administration schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from health administration, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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