Healthcare Management in Louisiana

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Schools Offering Healthcare Management Programs in Louisiana


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Louisiana receive healthcare management degrees every year. That means an estimated 29 healthcare managers graduate from Louisiana's 5 healthcare management schools each year.

Top Schools

University of Louisiana at Lafayette, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Louisiana that has a healthcare management program. It is located in Lafayette. 15 students graduated with a degree in healthcare management from University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2010. University of Louisiana at Lafayette charged in-state students $4,426 in tuition fees per year.

Louisiana Tech University, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Louisiana that has a healthcare management program. It is located in Ruston. In 2010, Louisiana Tech University graduated 13 students from its healthcare management program. Students at Louisiana Tech University paid $5,545 per year in tuition fees.

Louisiana State University Eunice, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Louisiana that has a healthcare management program. It is located in Eunice. The tuition rate at Louisiana State University Eunice was $2,488 per year.

Cost

Healthcare management schools in Louisiana, charge students an average tuition of $5,204 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $10,200 per year, or as little as $2,488 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Louisiana healthcare management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus - located in Metairie, students are charged $10,200 per year
  2. Louisiana Tech University - located in Ruston, students are charged $5,545 per year
  3. University of Louisiana at Lafayette - located in Lafayette, students are charged $4,426 per year

The following Louisiana healthcare management schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Louisiana State University Eunice - located in Eunice, students are charged $2,488 per year
  2. Southern University at New Orleans - located in New Orleans, students are charged $3,360 per year
  3. University of Louisiana at Lafayette - located in Lafayette, students are charged $4,426 per year

A healthcare management degree from a Louisiana school... what next?

The highest percentage of healthcare management graduates in Louisiana pursue careers as a healthcare manager. In 2010, there were 3,690 healthcare managers working in Louisiana. The largest populations of Louisiana healthcare managers are working in the following counties:

  1. Jefferson Davis County - 840 healthcare managers
  2. Ascension County - 780 healthcare managers
  3. Bossier County - 600 healthcare managers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of healthcare managers is expected to grow by 13% by 2018. There are projected to be 4,570 healthcare managers working in the Louisiana then.

Salary

On average, healthcare managers earn $81,200 per year. However, Louisiana healthcare managers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $42,850 per year to more than $156,140 per year in 2010. The following counties in Louisiana have the highest average salaries for healthcare managers:

  1. Jefferson Davis County - $91,870 per year
  2. Lafourche County - $84,360 per year
  3. Tangipahoa County - $82,910 per year

The following counties in Louisiana have the lowest average salaries for healthcare managers:

  1. Calcasieu County - $66,000 per year
  2. Allen County - $71,070 per year
  3. Ouachita County - $73,640 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Louisiana statistics regarding a career in healthcare management. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as healthcare management or business management.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management in Louisiana
  • Master's Degree in Healthcare Management in Louisiana

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,345 miles from location University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette LA 30.0932 51% 16,361
6,379 miles from location Louisiana Tech University Ruston LA 29.6827 51% 11,264
6,371 miles from location Louisiana State University Eunice Eunice LA 9.89429 n/a 3,332
6,227 miles from location Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans LA 7.01485 n/a 3,141
6,234 miles from location University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus Metairie LA 8.23324 n/a 1,864
 

Curious what studying Healthcare Management gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Louisiana

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical and Health Services Managers + 3,690 $81,200 -15.2%
 

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