Old Lyme, CT has thirty medical billing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest ranked school in this group with a medical billing program, has a total student population of 24,230. It is the 4th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New York.
Medical Billing students from Old Lyme 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.
Of the 30 medical billing schools with a 100-mile radius of Old Lyme, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($40,716/yr) for medical billing students, with Massasoit Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,610/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Old Lyme|
|North Haven||CT||-||1||35.1029||2||27.9 miles|
|New Haven||CT||123,302||4||21.032||186||30.6 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||34.2 miles|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||43.2 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||60.4 miles|