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

MidAmerica Nazarene University offers 2 Health/Health Care Administration/Management degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 2 Health/Health Care Administration/Management students graduated with students earning 2 Certificates.

Wichita State University offers 1 Health/Health Care Administration/Management degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 21 Health/Health Care Administration/Management students graduated with students earning 21 Bachelor's degrees.

Friends University
Wichita, KS

Friends University offers 3 Health/Health Care Administration/Management degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 12 Health/Health Care Administration/Management students graduated with students earning 12 Master's degrees.

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

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
MidAmerica Nazarene University Logo MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe, KS
5/5
27 : 1 1,909
Wichita State University Logo Wichita State University Wichita, KS
3/5
27 : 1 15,342
Southwestern College Logo Southwestern College Winfield, KS
5/5
36 : 1 1,512
Grantham University Logo Grantham University Lenexa, KS
3/5
228 : 1 7,079
Friends University Logo Friends University Wichita, KS
5/5
30 : 1 1,818
Ottawa University-Online Logo Ottawa University-Online Ottawa, KS
3/5
  261
Ottawa University-Kansas City Logo Ottawa University-Kansas City Overland Park, KS
3/5
137 : 1 546
Central Christian College of Kansas Logo Central Christian College of Kansas McPherson, KS
4/5
32 : 1 677
National American University-Overland Park Logo National American University-Overland Park Overland Park, KS
4/5
  14
Rasmussen College-Kansas Logo Rasmussen College-Kansas Topeka, KS
3/5
56 : 1 615
National American University-Wichita Logo National American University-Wichita Wichita, KS
4/5
   
National American University-Garden City Logo National American University-Garden City Garden City, KS
4/5
   

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