Oregon contains eight schools that offer health administration programs. Northwest Christian University, the highest-ranking health administration school in OR, has a total student population of 557 and is the 582nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 health administration schools in Oregon, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Portland comes out as the most expensive ($26,906/yr), with Portland State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,824/yr.
Health Administration students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 4,250 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $168,010. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $95,910/yr and there are 3,030 employed.
Also, within the health administration schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from health administration, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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