New York contains seven schools that offer medical informatics programs. Columbia University in the City of New York, the highest-ranking medical informatics school in NY, has a total student population of 24,230 and is the 4th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 medical informatics schools in New York, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute comes out as the most expensive ($30,215/yr), with University at Buffalo as the lowest recorded at only $10,796/yr.
Medical Informatics students from New York 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 New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical informatics, 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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