Wisconsin contains 64 schools that offer medicine and health programs. University of Wisconsin-Madison, the highest-ranking medicine and health school in WI, has a total student population of 41,654 and is the 23rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 64 medicine and health schools in Wisconsin, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Empire Beauty School-Green Bay comes out as the most expensive ($36,696/yr), with Gateway Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $220/yr.
Medicine and Health students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 53,510 employed registered nurses earning an average yearly salary of $63,200. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $86,340/yr and there are 4,730 employed.
Also, within the medicine and health schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medicine and health, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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