Kansas contains 60 schools that offer medicine and health programs. Southwestern College, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in KS, has a total student population of 1,810 and is the 553rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 60 medicine and health schools in Kansas, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bryan College comes out as the most expensive ($31,902/yr), with Haskell Indian Nations University as the lowest recorded at only $4,302/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 26,320 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $55,730. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $77,430/yr and there are 2,890 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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