Nevada contains fourteen schools that offer medical informatics programs. Stanford University, the highest-ranking medical informatics school in NV, has a total student population of 18,498 and is the 3rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 medical informatics schools in Nevada, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Coleman University comes out as the most expensive ($33,247/yr), with Arizona State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,603/yr.
Medical Informatics students from Nevada schools who go on to become medical informatics specialists, medical assistants, medical billing specialists, 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, within the medical informatics schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from medical informatics, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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