Do you enjoy nursing and caring for others? Do you have the management skills to run the hospital? A degree in Nursing Administration could be the perfect combination of healthcare and business for you. Those in the field of Nursing Administration learn skills in nursing research, financial management, operations, faculty management, and theories in nursing. Most licensed nurses should continue on to earn a master’s degree in order to qualify for a nursing administration position.
The nursing administration curriculum often consists of leadership in a nursing administration role, legal aspects of healthcare administration, health policies in nursing, disease prevention, nursing management, financial management, human relations, and operations. A Nursing Administration degree is perfect for those who wish to supervise nursing programs and procedures at a medical facility.
University of California-Davis offers 2 Nursing Administration degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small suburb. In 2019, 24 Nursing Administration students graduated with students earning 18 Master's degrees, and 6 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Vanguard University of Southern California Costa Mesa, CA||26 : 1||2,175|
|University of Phoenix-California Ontario, CA||4,740|
|Western University of Health Sciences Pomona, CA||16 : 1||3,792|
|University of California-Davis Davis, CA||22 : 1||38,634|
|Holy Names University Oakland, CA||23 : 1||966|
|Mount Saint Mary's University Los Angeles, CA||22 : 1||2,855|
|University of San Diego San Diego, CA||19 : 1||9,181|
|California State University-Long Beach Long Beach, CA||36 : 1||38,674|
|West Coast University-Orange County Anaheim, CA||85 : 1||3,976|
|Concordia University-Irvine Irvine, CA||36 : 1||3,911|
|Unitek College Fremont, CA||29 : 1||2,147|
|Pacific College Costa Mesa, CA||51 : 1||255|
|Northcentral University La Jolla, CA||128 : 1||11,223|
|United States University San Diego, CA||207 : 1||1,243|