Minnesota contains 86 schools that offer medicine and health programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 86 medicine and health schools in Minnesota, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Academy College comes out as the most expensive ($27,263/yr), with Mesabi Range Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,313/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 57,560 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $72,760. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $97,890/yr and there are 6,080 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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