New Jersey contains four schools that offer medical office programs. Omega Institute, the highest-ranking medical office school in NJ, has a total student population of 89 and is the 797th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 medical office schools in New Jersey, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, PC Age comes out as the most expensive ($28,068/yr), with Performance Training as the lowest recorded at only $11,160/yr.
Medical Office students from New Jersey schools who go on to become medical office administrators, office administrators, medical billing specialists, medical office assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Medical and clinical laboratory technicians make on average $37,860 per year and there are about 152,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Jersey alone, there are 3,200 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $43,230. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $106,100/yr and there are 7,730 employed.
Also, within the medical office schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from medical office, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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