New York contains 199 schools that offer healthcare programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking healthcare school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 199 healthcare schools in New York, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The New School comes out as the most expensive ($39,004/yr), with Erie 1 BOCES as the lowest recorded at only $4,464/yr.
Healthcare students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 6,150 employed mental health counselors earning an average yearly salary of $37,240. Healthcare practitioners and technical workers in this state earn $72,600/yr and there are 1,300 employed.
Also, within the healthcare schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from healthcare, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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