Kansas contains 56 schools that offer healthcare programs. Southwestern College, the highest-ranking healthcare school in KS, has a total student population of 1,810 and is the 553rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 56 healthcare schools in Kansas, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bryan College comes out as the most expensive ($31,902/yr), with Coffeyville Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,308/yr.
Healthcare students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 600 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $39,850. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this state earn $51,080/yr and there are 590 employed.
Also, within the healthcare schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from healthcare, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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