North Dakota contains ten schools that offer health informatics programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking health informatics school in ND, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 health informatics schools in North Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, College of St Catherine comes out as the most expensive ($23,290/yr), with Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology as the lowest recorded at only $6,479/yr.
Health Informatics students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 100 employed database administrators earning an average yearly salary of $64,490. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $30,380/yr and there are 450 employed.
Also, within the health informatics schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from health informatics, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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