Oregon contains two schools that offer medical informatics programs. Pacific University, the highest-ranking medical informatics school in OR, has a total student population of 3,198 and is the 2431st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 medical informatics schools in Oregon, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pacific University comes out as the most expensive ($23,816/yr), with Pacific University as the lowest recorded at only $23,816/yr.
Medical Informatics students from Oregon 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 Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical informatics, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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