Florida contains 218 schools that offer medicine and health programs. University of Miami, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in FL, has a total student population of 15,629 and is the 69th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 218 medicine and health schools in Florida, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ATI College of Health comes out as the most expensive ($41,680/yr), with Sarasota County Technical Institute as the lowest recorded at only $2,150/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Florida 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 Florida alone, there are 150,940 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $62,270. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $97,640/yr and there are 8,200 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Florida, the average student population is 3,322 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, there are 7625 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,875 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,879, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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