Best Health/Health Care Administration/Management colleges in Arizona 2021

According to the Association of University Programs in Health Administration, degree programs in either health care administration or health care management typically offer students three areas of focus: general management, specialist training, or a specific focal point within the industry. Students will learn the fundamentals of overseeing health services and how to develop, plan, and manage health care operations within health care facilities. They will also develop the necessary basic oral and written communication, problem solving, and managerial skills. Typical courses cover health care system operations and management, business policy, health care economics, behavioral science, health care finance, public relations, information systems, financial management, law and regulations, and health care marketing.

Career opportunities can be found in nursing homes, clinics, mental health organizations, private practices, research institutions, hospices, and hospitals. The annual median pay in 2010 for medical and health service managers was more than $80,000 for those with at least a bachelor?s degree. The health care industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the nation because of aging baby boomers, increasing average lifespan, health care reform, and the advancement of medicine technology. Dedicated health administrators and managers are essential in maintaining and improving health care.

Best Health/Health Care Administration/Management colleges in Arizona for 2021

American InterContinental University offers 4 Health/Health Care Administration/Management degree programs. It's a medium sized, private for-profit, four-year university in a outlying rural area. In 2019, 155 Health/Health Care Administration/Management students graduated with students earning 122 Bachelor's degrees, and 33 Master's degrees.

University of Arizona offers 2 Health/Health Care Administration/Management degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city.

List of all Health/Health Care Administration/Management colleges in Arizona

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Phoenix-Arizona Logo University of Phoenix-Arizona Phoenix, AZ
746 : 1 94,724
Pima Medical Institute-Tucson Logo Pima Medical Institute-Tucson Tucson, AZ   35 : 1 1,931
GateWay Community College Logo GateWay Community College Phoenix, AZ
49 : 1 5,067
Brookline College-Phoenix Logo Brookline College-Phoenix Phoenix, AZ   69 : 1 1,451
American InterContinental University Logo American InterContinental University Chandler, AZ
191 : 1 9,952
Ottawa University-Phoenix Logo Ottawa University-Phoenix Phoenix, AZ
256 : 1 1,023
Bryan University Logo Bryan University Tempe, AZ
93 : 1 1,115
University of Arizona Logo University of Arizona Tucson, AZ
24 : 1 44,577
Arizona State University-West Logo Arizona State University-West Glendale, AZ
17 : 1 4,929
Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Logo Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Phoenix, AZ
19 : 1 11,420
Brookline College-Tucson Logo Brookline College-Tucson Tucson, AZ   58 : 1 292
Arizona State University-Skysong Logo Arizona State University-Skysong Scottsdale, AZ
51 : 1 45,073
Ottawa University-Surprise Logo Ottawa University-Surprise Surprise, AZ
81 : 1 806
Brookline College-Tempe Logo Brookline College-Tempe Tempe, AZ   68 : 1 478
Paradise Valley Community College Logo Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix, AZ
69 : 1 7,900

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