Connecticut contains six schools that offer medical billing programs. Branford Hall Career Institute-Southington Campus, the highest-ranking medical billing school in CT, has a total student population of 657 and is the 3166th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 medical billing schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Branford Hall Career Institute-Windsor Campus comes out as the most expensive ($22,832/yr), with Ridley Lowell Business and Technical Institute as the lowest recorded at only $15,468/yr.
Medical Billing students from Connecticut schools who go on to become medical billing specialists, medical administrators, medical secretaries, medical office assistants, 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 Connecticut alone, there are 3,040 employed emergency medical technicians and paramedics earning an average yearly salary of $36,470. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $36,350/yr and there are 1,590 employed.
Also, within the medical billing schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from medical billing, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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