South Carolina contains four schools that offer health administration programs. South University, the highest-ranking health administration school in SC, has a total student population of 1,273 and is the 4359th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 health administration schools in South Carolina, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Columbia Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,171/yr), with Virginia College-Greenville as the lowest recorded at only $19,411/yr.
Health Administration students from South Carolina 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 South Carolina alone, there are 2,520 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $175,020. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $80,110/yr and there are 4,110 employed.
Also, within the health administration schools in South Carolina, the average student population is 2,446 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from health administration, there are 2873 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,037 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,801, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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