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Schools Offering Health Information Programs in Oklahoma


Around 0.0% of Oklahoma's graduates graduate from health information degree programs every year. That means an estimated 20 health information technicians graduate from Oklahoma's 5 health information schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma with a health information program is Wes Watkins Technology Center, which is located in Wetumka. In 2010, it was ranked 76th nationwide. In 2010, Wes Watkins Technology Center graduated 1 students from its health information program.

The second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a health information program is Tulsa Community College. Tulsa Community College, which was ranked 87th in the country in 2010, is located in Tulsa. 7 students graduated with degree in health information from Tulsa Community College in 2010. Tuition at Tulsa Community College was $2,400 per year.

Bacone College, which was ranked 87th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a health information program. It is located in Muskogee. The tuition rate at Bacone College was $12,300 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Oklahoma's health information schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $5,512 per year, though tuition can range from $12,300 per year to $2,400 per year. The Oklahoma health information schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Bacone College - located in Muskogee, students are charged $12,300 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Tulsa Campus - located in Tulsa, students are charged $10,200 per year
  3. Rose State College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,660 per year

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

  1. Tulsa Community College - located in Tulsa, students are charged $2,400 per year
  2. Rose State College - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $2,660 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Tulsa Campus - located in Tulsa, students are charged $10,200 per year

A health information degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

The highest percentage of health information graduates in Oklahoma pursue careers as a health information technician. Oklahoma had 2,900 health information technicians in 2010. In Oklahoma, the largest numbers of health information technicians work in the following counties:

  1. Canadian County - 1,140 health information technicians
  2. Creek County - 720 health information technicians
  3. Atoka County - 390 health information technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of health information technicians in Oklahoma will grow by 19%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 3,580 health information technicians working in Oklahoma.

Salary

A health information technician in Oklahoma makes an average of $30,230 per year. But, salaries for health information technicians can vary. In 2010, health information technicians made as little as less than $16,490 per year or as much as more than $51,440 per year in Oklahoma. The following counties in Oklahoma have the highest average salaries for health information technicians:

  1. Comanche County - $34,480 per year
  2. Canadian County - $31,880 per year
  3. Cherokee County - $30,860 per year

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

  1. Atoka County - $26,330 per year
  2. Adair County - $28,130 per year
  3. Beckham County - $28,370 per year

More Information

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

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

  • Associate's Degree in Health Information in Oklahoma
  • Certificate in Health Information in Oklahoma

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,555 miles from location Tulsa Community College Tulsa OK 12.6303 n/a 19,730
6,642 miles from location Rose State College Oklahoma City OK 9.15849 n/a 8,981
6,524 miles from location Bacone College Muskogee OK 11.2484 60% 1,021
6,552 miles from location University of Phoenix-Tulsa Campus Tulsa OK 9.25849 n/a 674
6,577 miles from location Wes Watkins Technology Center Wetumka OK 23.9084 n/a 214
 

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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 + 2,900 $30,230 15.5%
 

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