New York contains fifteen schools that offer medical billing programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking medical billing school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 medical billing schools in New York, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Anthem Institute - Manhattan comes out as the most expensive ($26,521/yr), with Trocaire College as the lowest recorded at only $10,177/yr.
Medical Billing students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 13,580 employed emergency medical technicians and paramedics earning an average yearly salary of $38,830. Medical records and health information technicians in this state earn $38,130/yr and there are 9,140 employed.
Also, within the medical billing schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical billing, 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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