Wisconsin contains four schools that offer medical informatics programs. Marquette University, the highest-ranking medical informatics school in WI, has a total student population of 11,689 and is the 111th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 medical informatics schools in Wisconsin, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Milwaukee School of Engineering comes out as the most expensive ($25,200/yr), with Mid-State Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,455/yr.
Medical Informatics students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medical informatics, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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