Promising Careers In Healthcare Administration

Careers in healthcare administration are expanding in response to the increasing healthcare needs of our aging population. And as medical technology advances and healthcare costs increase, careers in healthcare administration are critical to improving efficiency and controlling costs in private physician practices, hospitals, clinics, outpatient medical facilities and nursing homes.

The U.S. Department of Labor predicts an employment increase of 17% for medical and health services managers through 2024. Your Master's Degree in Healthcare Administration will take you in whatever direction you want, planning, directing and coordinating medical and health services.

  • $94,500Median Pay
  • The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports an annual median salary of $94,500 for health services managers.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Medical and Health Services Managers (May 5, 2016).