Tennessee contains twelve schools that offer health administration programs. The University of Tennessee, the highest-ranking health administration school in TN, has a total student population of 29,934 and is the 932nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 health administration schools in Tennessee, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Chattanooga Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,709/yr), with Tennessee State University as the lowest recorded at only $8,483/yr.
Health Administration students from Tennessee 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 Tennessee alone, there are 4,960 employed physicians and surgeons earning an average yearly salary of $185,190. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $75,640/yr and there are 6,070 employed.
Also, within the health administration schools in Tennessee, the average student population is 2,002 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from health administration, there are 4116 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,154 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,032, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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