Arizona contains five schools that offer health informatics programs. University of Phoenix-Online Campus, the highest-ranking health informatics school in AZ, has a total student population of 380,232 and is the 636th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 health informatics schools in Arizona, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Online Campus comes out as the most expensive ($25,066/yr), with Phoenix College as the lowest recorded at only $8,058/yr.
Health Informatics students from Arizona schools who go on to become health informatics professionals, database administrators, health informatics specialists, health information specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 170,580 people working as medical records and health information technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,880. Also, Database administrators make on average $74,290 per year and there are about 108,080 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 2,190 employed database administrators earning an average yearly salary of $67,520. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $33,590/yr and there are 4,510 employed.
Also, within the health informatics schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from health informatics, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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