Arizona contains 49 schools that offer medicine and health programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 49 medicine and health schools in Arizona, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan College comes out as the most expensive ($54,720/yr), with Pima Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,259/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Arizona schools who go on to become medicine and health professionals, office administrators, massage therapists, trainers, 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, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 38,570 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $67,130. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $78,740/yr and there are 6,120 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Arizona Interesting Facts