North Dakota contains eighteen schools that offer healthcare programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking healthcare school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 18 healthcare schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Salon Professional Academy comes out as the most expensive ($16,614/yr), with Sitting Bull College as the lowest recorded at only $938/yr.
Healthcare students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 100 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $40,000. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this state earn $41,120/yr and there are 110 employed.
Also, within the healthcare schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from healthcare, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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