Health Care Services
Careers in Health Administration
The Health Administration degree provides a wide range of career opportunities in diverse areas including marketing, foundation work, hospital and/or nursing home administration, finance, non-profit organizations.
- Hospitals and rural hospital management
- Extended care and long-term care management
- Clinics and medical group practice management
- Clinical services managers
- Medical informatics coordinator
- Human resources specialists
- Healthcare services coordinator
- Community services coordinators
- Health insurance specialists
The Chosen Few
The higher up you go on the executive ladder, the clearer the value of a health administration degree. Although healthcare management degrees comprise a small portion of business and administration degree programs, the majority of the top leadership posts of America's Best Hospitals (USNWR) hold degrees in healthcare management.