District Of Columbia contains eleven schools that offer healthcare programs. George Washington University, the highest-ranking healthcare school in DC, has a total student population of 25,061 and is the 52nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 healthcare schools in District Of Columbia, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Catholic University of America comes out as the most expensive ($32,122/yr), with Sanz School as the lowest recorded at only $6,538/yr.
Healthcare students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become healthcare managers, physicians, doctors, health care administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,520 people working as healthcare practitioners and technical workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,110. Also, Mental health counselors make on average $41,710 per year and there are about 106,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are 450 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $48,440. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this state earn $38,680/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the healthcare schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from healthcare, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.