Hawaii contains sixteen schools that offer health informatics programs. Stanford University, the highest-ranking health informatics school in HI, has a total student population of 18,498 and is the 3rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 health informatics schools in Hawaii, only 13 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Stanford University comes out as the most expensive ($19,697/yr), with City College of San Francisco as the lowest recorded at only $4,129/yr.
Health Informatics students from Hawaii 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 Hawaii alone, there are 230 employed database administrators earning an average yearly salary of $65,970. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $41,340/yr and there are 650 employed.
Also, within the health informatics schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from health informatics, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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