Toledo, OH (population: 288,207) has one health information technology school within its city limits. Mercy College of Northwest Ohio has a total student population of 1,048. It is the 2997th highest ranked school in the USA and the 168th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Health Information Technology students from Toledo schools who go on to become health information workers, medical billing specialists, medical coders, medical informatics 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 Toledo area alone, there are 130 employed database administrators earning an average salary of $59,500. Medical records and health information technicians in this area earn $33,230/yr and there are 550 employed.
Toledo lies in Lucas county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Toledo area has 293,860 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.86/hr average worker wage, and a $39,230 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.874 out of every 1000 jobs in Toledo are held by medical records and health information technicians, and 0.445/1000 are held by database administrators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Mercy College of Northwest Ohio ends up costing a student $15,469/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Toledo|
|Ann Arbor||MI||113,880||5||27.5859||183||43.6 miles|
|Dearborn Heights||MI||49,619||0||-||0||49.0 miles|
|Farmington Hills||MI||78,114||1||0.013626||0||58.3 miles|
|Madison Heights||MI||-||2||27.3656||17||62.1 miles|
|Spring Arbor||MI||-||1||60.8655||91||62.7 miles|
|Royal Oak||MI||56,742||1||28.1635||4||62.8 miles|
|West Bloomfield Township||MI||71,474||0||-||0||63.8 miles|
|Bloomfield Township||MI||41,179||0||-||0||65.6 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||67.5 miles|
|Sterling Heights||MI||127,075||1||28.9156||3||69.6 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||72.5 miles|
|Rochester Hills||MI||68,883||1||23.9536||51||73.1 miles|
|Auburn Hills||MI||-||2||5.8467||61||73.3 miles|