Health Information Management in Kansas

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Schools Offering Health Information Management Programs in Kansas


Around 0.0% of Kansas's graduates graduate from health information management degree programs every year. Thus, Kansas' 3 health information management schools put out approximately 16 health information managers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Kansas that has a health information management program is University of Kansas. University of Kansas, which was ranked 63rd in the country in 2010, is located in Lawrence. In 2010, 16 students graduated from University of Kansas' health information management program. The tuition rate at University of Kansas was $8,733 per year.

Barton County Community College, which was ranked 80th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Kansas that has a health information management program. It is located in Great Bend. Barton County Community College charged in-state students $2,544 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Kansas that has a health information management program is Highland Community College. Highland Community College, which was ranked 82nd in the country in 2010, is located in Highland. The tuition rate at Highland Community College was $2,310 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Kansas health information management school, average tuition will be $4,529 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,310 per year to $8,733 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Kansas health information management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Kansas - located in Lawrence, students are charged $8,733 per year
  2. Barton County Community College - located in Great Bend, students are charged $2,544 per year
  3. Highland Community College - located in Highland, students are charged $2,310 per year

The health information management schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Kansas were:

  1. Highland Community College - located in Highland, students are charged $2,310 per year
  2. Barton County Community College - located in Great Bend, students are charged $2,544 per year
  3. University of Kansas - located in Lawrence, students are charged $8,733 per year

A health information management degree from a Kansas school... what next?

A large number of Kansas health information management graduates become health information managers. If you decide to work as a health information manager in Kansas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 3,050 Kansas health information managers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Kansas health information managers:

  1. Allen County - 750 health information managers
  2. Butler County - 700 health information managers
  3. Jackson County - 300 health information managers

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of health information managers in the state of Kansas will grow to 3,600. This would require a 16% growth in the profession.

Salary

A health information manager in Kansas earns $81,650 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Kansas health information managers earned as little as less than $43,920 per year or as much as more than $137,640 per year. A health information manager in the following Kansas counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Geary County - $83,270 per year
  2. Douglas County - $81,700 per year
  3. Butler County - $80,060 per year

On average, health information managers earns the least in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Allen County - $67,360 per year
  2. Jackson County - $79,780 per year
  3. Butler County - $80,060 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in health information management and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as health information management or medical coding.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Health Information Management in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,508 miles from location University of Kansas Lawrence KS 37.0315 45% 29,242
6,697 miles from location Barton County Community College Great Bend KS 20.0068 n/a 4,237
6,505 miles from location Highland Community College Highland KS 18.3845 n/a 3,698
 

Curious what studying Health Information Management gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Kansas

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Medical and Health Services Managers + 3,050 $81,650 14.2%
2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 2,370 $31,790 -3.7%
 

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