Healthcare Administration in Nevada

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Schools Offering Healthcare Administration Programs in Nevada


Around 0.5% of Nevada's graduates graduate from healthcare administration degree programs every year. Thus, Nevada's 6 healthcare administration schools put out approximately 194 healthcare administrators each year.

Top Schools

University of Nevada-Las Vegas, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Nevada that has a healthcare administration program. It is located in Las Vegas. In 2010, University of Nevada-Las Vegas graduated 22 students from its healthcare administration program. University of Nevada-Las Vegas charged in-state students $5,808 in tuition fees per year.

Nevada Career Institute, which is located in Las Vegas, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a healthcare administration program. It received a ranking of 71st in the country in 2010. 23 students graduated with degree in healthcare administration from Nevada Career Institute in 2010.

Milan Institute, which was ranked 71st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Nevada that has a healthcare administration program. It is located in Sparks. 11 students graduated with degree in healthcare administration from Milan Institute in 2010. Students at Milan Institute paid $0 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Nevada healthcare administration school, average tuition will be $4,468 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $5,808 per year to $10,500 per year. In 2010, the healthcare administration schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Nevada were:

  1. University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $10,500 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus - located in Reno, students are charged $10,500 per year
  3. University of Nevada-Las Vegas - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $5,808 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Nevada healthcare administration schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Nevada-Las Vegas - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $5,808 per year
  2. University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $10,500 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus - located in Reno, students are charged $10,500 per year

A healthcare administration degree from a Nevada school... what next?

The highest percentage of healthcare administration graduates in Nevada pursue careers as a healthcare administrator. If you decide to work as a healthcare administrator in Nevada, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,940 Nevada healthcare administrators as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Nevada healthcare administrators:

  1. Clark County - 1,340 healthcare administrators
  2. Pinal County - 360 healthcare administrators
  3. Carson City County - 90 healthcare administrators

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of healthcare administrators in the state of Nevada will grow to 2,350. This would require a 17% growth in the profession.

Salary

A healthcare administrator in Nevada makes an average of $92,020 per year. But, salaries for healthcare administrators can vary. In 2010, healthcare administrators made as little as less than $45,740 per year or as much as more than $151,070 per year in Nevada. On average a healthcare administrator earns the most in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Carson City County - $94,560 per year
  2. Pinal County - $94,530 per year
  3. Clark County - $91,780 per year

The following counties in Nevada have the lowest average salaries for healthcare administrators:

  1. Churchill County - $85,280 per year
  2. Elko County - $86,980 per year
  3. Clark County - $91,780 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in healthcare administration and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as health information management or health science.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration in Nevada
  • Master's Degree in Healthcare Administration in Nevada
  • Certificate in Healthcare Administration in Nevada

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,613 miles from location University of Nevada-Las Vegas Las Vegas NV 30.2847 53% 29,080
7,618 miles from location University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus Las Vegas NV 9.57374 n/a 2,758
7,614 miles from location Academy of Healing Arts Las Vegas NV 18.1531 n/a 857
7,785 miles from location University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus Reno NV 4.32148 n/a 595
7,782 miles from location Milan Institute Sparks NV 26.5799 n/a 362
7,615 miles from location Nevada Career Institute Las Vegas NV 28.5366 n/a 72
 

Curious what studying Healthcare Administration gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical and Health Services Managers + 1,940 $92,020 20.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are healthcare administration related jobs in Nevada