Tulsa, OK (population: 387,683) has two health administration schools within its city limits. Community Care College, the highest ranked school in the city with a health administration program, has a total student population of 286. It is the 5570th highest ranked school in the USA and the 128th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Health Administration students from Tulsa 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 Tulsa area alone, there are 260 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average salary of $153,570. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $64,040/yr and there are 1,430 employed.
Tulsa lies in Osage county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Tulsa area has 423,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $18.09/hr average worker wage, and a $37,620 average annual salary. Thus, about 3.377 out of every 1000 jobs in Tulsa are held by medical and health services managers, and 0.602/1000 are held by physicians and surgeons.
Of the 2 health administration schools in Tulsa, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Tulsa Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,406/yr) for health administration students, with Community Care College as the lowest, reported at only $14,920/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tulsa|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||76.2 miles|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||77.1 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||89.5 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||93.6 miles|