Oklahoma contains 94 schools that offer medicine and health programs. Oklahoma City University, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in OK, has a total student population of 3,829 and is the 310th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 94 medicine and health schools in Oklahoma, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Platt College comes out as the most expensive ($28,980/yr), with Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester as the lowest recorded at only $1,310/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 27,340 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $53,210. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $66,600/yr and there are 4,220 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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