Youngstown, OH (population: 71,023) has one health information technology school within its city limits. National College has a total student population of 792. It is the 5983rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 321st highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Health Information Technology students from Youngstown 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 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman-PA area alone, there are 40 employed database administrators earning an average salary of $55,610. Medical records and health information technicians in this area earn $26,870/yr and there are 320 employed.
Youngstown lies in Mahoning county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman-PA area has 219,650 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $17.18/hr average worker wage, and a $35,720 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.471 out of every 1000 jobs in Youngstown are held by medical records and health information technicians, and 0.180/1000 are held by database administrators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, National College ends up costing a student $14,014/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Youngstown|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||16.6 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||42.2 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||45.6 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||51.1 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||53.2 miles|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||55.1 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||59.3 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||69.7 miles|
|Saint Clairsville||OH||-||2||11.9339||47||71.9 miles|