Bowling Green, KY (population: 56,941) has one health information management school within its city limits. Western Kentucky University has a total student population of 20,712. It is the 1859th highest ranked school in the USA and the 17th highest in the state of Kentucky (#1 is Centre College). To learn more about health information management programs in Bowling Green, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of health information management professors at Western Kentucky University such as Jerry Bennett, Leanne Coder, Todd Creasy, Jim Fulkerson, Bob Hatfield, and Scott Laufenberg.
Health Information Management students from Bowling Green schools who go on to become health information managers, medical coders, medical informatics specialists, medical technologists, 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, Network and computer systems administrators make on average $70,930 per year and there are about 338,890 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Bowling Green area alone, there are 60 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $50,510. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $79,690/yr and there are 110 employed.
Bowling Green lies in Warren county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the Bowling Green area has 55,680 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.9% unemployment rate, $16.95/hr average worker wage, and a $35,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.887 out of every 1000 jobs in Bowling Green are held by medical and health services managers, and 1.065/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Western Kentucky University ends up costing a student $9,729/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bowling Green|
|Saint Catharine||KY||-||1||13.7868||38||82.7 miles|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||97.1 miles|