Hawaii contains 33 schools that offer medical billing and coding programs. Stanford University, the highest-ranking medical billing and coding school in HI, has a total student population of 18,498 and is the 3rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 33 medical billing and coding schools in Hawaii, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, High-Tech Institute-Sacramento comes out as the most expensive ($27,279/yr), with City College of San Francisco as the lowest recorded at only $4,129/yr.
Medical Billing and Coding students from Hawaii schools who go on to become medical billing and coding specialists, medical billing specialists, medical administrators, medical secretaries, 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, Emergency medical technicians and paramedics make on average $33,020 per year and there are about 217,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Hawaii alone, there are 510 employed emergency medical technicians and paramedics earning an average yearly salary of $47,380. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $41,340/yr and there are 650 employed.
Also, within the medical billing and coding schools in Hawaii, the average student population is 3,134 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from medical billing and coding, there are 704 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,845 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,000, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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