Washington contains ten schools that offer medical office programs. Perry Technical Institute, the highest-ranking medical office school in WA, has a total student population of 486 and is the 913th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 medical office schools in Washington, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Perry Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($30,048/yr), with Seattle Community College-South Campus as the lowest recorded at only $6,159/yr.
Medical Office students from Washington 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 Washington alone, there are 2,720 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $38,470. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $109,460/yr and there are 3,990 employed.
Also, within the medical office schools in Washington, the average student population is 3,354 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from medical office, there are 3883 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,017 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,803, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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