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Schools Offering Health Information Programs in New York


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of New York receive health information degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 309 health information technicians graduate from New York's 15 health information schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New York with a health information program is Molloy College, which is located in Rockville Centre. In 2010, it was ranked 38th nationwide. 1 students graduated with a degree in health information from Molloy College in 2010. Tuition at Molloy College was $22,130 per year.

The second-ranked school in New York with a health information program is SUNY College of Technology at Alfred, which is located in Alfred. In 2010, it was ranked 44th nationwide. In 2010, SUNY College of Technology at Alfred graduated 20 students from its health information program. Tuition at SUNY College of Technology at Alfred was $6,218 per year.

The third-ranked school in New York that has a health information program is SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown. SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown, which was ranked 78th in the country in 2010, is located in Melville. In 2010, SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown graduated 0 students from its health information programs. SBI Campus-An Affiliate of Sanford-Brown charged in-state students $10,030 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a New York health information school, average tuition will be $8,001 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,468 per year to $22,130 per year. In 2010, the health information schools that charged the highest tuition rates in New York were:

  1. Molloy College - located in Rockville Centre, students are charged $22,130 per year
  2. Berkeley College - located in New York, students are charged $20,700 per year
  3. Trocaire College - located in Buffalo, students are charged $13,010 per year

The health information schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in New York were:

  1. CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College - located in New York, students are charged $3,468 per year
  2. Monroe Community College - located in Rochester, students are charged $3,529 per year
  3. Erie Community College - located in Buffalo, students are charged $3,690 per year

A health information degree from a New York school... what next?

The highest percentage of health information graduates in New York pursue careers as a health information technician. If you decide to work as a health information technician in New York, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 9,630 New York health information technicians as of 2010. The New York counties with the largest populations of health information technicians are:

  1. Bergen County - 4,590 health information technicians
  2. Nassau County - 1,350 health information technicians
  3. Erie County - 720 health information technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of health information technicians in New York will grow by 10%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 9,960 health information technicians working in New York.

Salary

A health information technician in New York makes an average of $38,990 per year. However, New York health information technicians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,830 per year to more than $65,880 per year in 2010. The counties in New York with the highest average salary for a health information technician are:

  1. Nassau County - $43,230 per year
  2. Bergen County - $41,890 per year
  3. Madison County - $40,400 per year

On average, health information technicians earns the least in the following New York counties:

  1. Chemung County - $28,740 per year
  2. Warren County - $29,400 per year
  3. Broome County - $31,210 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in health information in New York and to compare salaries with various related fields such as health science or medical coding, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Health Information in New York
  • Certificate in Health Information in New York

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 9,630 $38,990 24.4%
 

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