Nebraska contains two schools that offer health informatics programs. Clarkson College, the highest-ranking health informatics school in NE, has a total student population of 934 and is the 2125th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 health informatics schools in Nebraska, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Clarkson College comes out as the most expensive ($18,054/yr), with College of Saint Mary as the lowest recorded at only $17,760/yr.
Health Informatics students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska alone, there are 850 employed database administrators earning an average yearly salary of $71,810. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $32,180/yr and there are 1,810 employed.
Also, within the health informatics schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from health informatics, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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