Virginia contains one school that offers medical informatics programs. Virginia Commonwealth University has a total student population of 32,172 and is the 222nd highest ranked school in America.
Medical Informatics students from Virginia 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 Virginia, the average student population is 3,287 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from medical informatics, there are 3782 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,568 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,181, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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