Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Health Care Administration & Management and the types of students that study this field. Ashford University awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but South University-Accelerated Graduate Programs and Ottawa University-Online have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Health Care Administration & Management. Tuition costs for Health Care Administration & Management majors are, on average, $6,888 for in-state public colleges, and $28,000 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Health Care Administration & Management programs are Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above institutions.
Information on the businesses and industries that employ Health graduates and on wages and locations for those in the field. Hospitals is the industry that employs the most Health majors both by share and by number, though the highest paying industry for Health majors, by average wage, is Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing.
Demographic information on those who earn a degree in Health in the US. The average age of a person in the workforce with a degree in Health is 43.2, and the most common degree type these workers hold is a Bachelor's degree. Female employees are more likey to hold Health degrees, and White students earn the majority (10,863) of the degrees.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Health Care Administration & Management field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Health Care Administration & Management majors need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Health Care Administration & Management majors need more than the average amount of Management of Financial Resources, Management of Material Resources, and Operations Analysis.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Health Care Administration & Management majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Management of Financial Resources is very distinctive for majors, but the Reading Comprehension, Speaking, and Coordination are the three most important skills for people in the field.