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.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Emory University Atlanta, GA||14 : 1||13,997|
|New York University New York, NY||17 : 1||52,775|
|Duke University Durham, NC||11 : 1||16,172|
|University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA||18 : 1||26,552|
|George Washington University Washington, DC||24 : 1||27,017|