Baltimore, MD (population: 632,410) has three health administration schools within its city limits. Johns Hopkins University, the highest ranked school in the city with a health administration program, has a total student population of 20,383. It is the 19th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Maryland.
Health Administration students from Baltimore 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 Baltimore-Towson area alone, there are 3,110 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average salary of $148,370. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $99,900/yr and there are 3,750 employed.
Baltimore lies in Baltimore county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Baltimore-Towson area has 1,259,140 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $23.40/hr average worker wage, and a $48,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.982 out of every 1000 jobs in Baltimore are held by medical and health services managers, and 2.470/1000 are held by physicians and surgeons.
Of the 3 health administration schools in Baltimore, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr) for health administration students, with University of Baltimore as the lowest, reported at only $10,760/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Baltimore|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||12.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||12.3 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||29.1 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||30.8 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||32.2 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||32.7 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||33.1 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||41.3 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||41.7 miles|