Lansing, MI (population: 112,579) has thirty-one health information management schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Grand Valley State University, the highest ranked school in this group with a health information management program, has a total student population of 24,408. It is the 159th highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Michigan (#1 is Kalamazoo College). To learn more about health information management programs in Lansing, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of health information management professors at Grand Valley State University such as Kinfu Adisu, Asli Akbulut, Monica Allen, Franklene Baker, George Bauer, and Joshua Gerlick.
Health Information Management students from Lansing 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 Lansing-East Lansing area alone, there are 670 employed network and computer systems administrators earning an average salary of $56,330. Medical and health services managers in this area earn $84,110/yr and there are 860 employed.
Lansing lies in Ingham county, which is one of the 62 counties in Michigan. Overall, the Lansing-East Lansing area has 200,640 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $20.57/hr average worker wage, and a $42,790 average annual salary. Thus, about 4.290 out of every 1000 jobs in Lansing are held by medical and health services managers, and 3.343/1000 are held by network and computer systems administrators.
Of the 31 health information management schools with a 100-mile radius of Lansing, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Metro Detroit Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,398/yr) for health information management students, with Owens Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,571/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lansing|
|East Lansing||MI||45,575||2||19.4594||4||4.1 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||34.9 miles|
|Battle Creek||MI||51,817||3||15.2077||137||44.8 miles|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||51.3 miles|
|Grand Rapids||MI||193,337||12||26.8368||469||58.9 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||60.3 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||61.5 miles|
|University Center||MI||-||2||19.8891||261||65.3 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||65.7 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||66.9 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||70.4 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||70.7 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||72.6 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||75.2 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||77.9 miles|