Columbus, OH (population: 768,662) has two health administration schools within its city limits. Franklin University, the highest ranked school in the city with a health administration program, has a total student population of 7,942. It is the 4540th highest ranked school in the USA and the 240th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Health Administration students from Columbus 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 Columbus area alone, there are 2,610 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average salary of $176,620. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $85,800/yr and there are 1,860 employed.
Columbus lies in Delaware county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Columbus area has 908,190 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.70/hr average worker wage, and a $43,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.049 out of every 1000 jobs in Columbus are held by medical and health services managers, and 2.871/1000 are held by physicians and surgeons.
Of the 2 health administration schools in Columbus, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Franklin University comes out as the most expensive ($19,199/yr) for health administration students, with Columbus State Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,330/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Columbus|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||13.7 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||46.5 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||49.3 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||72.1 miles|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||83.4 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||85.7 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||88.6 miles|