Wisconsin contains five schools that offer medical office programs. Herzing College, the highest-ranking medical office school in WI, has a total student population of 3,381 and is the 2857th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 medical office schools in Wisconsin, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan College comes out as the most expensive ($23,148/yr), with Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,721/yr.
Medical Office students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 2,620 employed medical and clinical laboratory technicians earning an average yearly salary of $40,000. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $86,340/yr and there are 4,730 employed.
Also, within the medical office schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medical office, 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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