Indiana contains fifteen schools that offer medical billing programs. Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, the highest-ranking medical billing school in IN, has a total student population of 30,383 and is the 419th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 medical billing schools in Indiana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan College-Merrillville comes out as the most expensive ($20,495/yr), with Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis as the lowest recorded at only $12,394/yr.
Medical Billing students from Indiana 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 Indiana alone, there are 5,670 employed emergency medical technicians and paramedics earning an average yearly salary of $29,690. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $30,990/yr and there are 4,330 employed.
Also, within the medical billing schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical billing, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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