Healthcare Management in Tennessee

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Schools Offering Healthcare Management Programs in Tennessee


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Tennessee receive healthcare management degrees every year. That means an estimated 83 healthcare managers graduate from Tennessee's 8 healthcare management schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Tennessee that has a healthcare management program is University of Memphis. University of Memphis, which was ranked 40th in the country in 2010, is located in Memphis. In 2010, 17 students graduated from University of Memphis' healthcare management program. Students at University of Memphis paid $6,780 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Tennessee with a healthcare management program is The University of Tennessee, which is located in Knoxville. In 2010, it was ranked 62nd nationwide. In 2010, 10 students graduated from The University of Tennessee healthcare management program. Students at The University of Tennessee paid $7,382 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Tennessee that has a healthcare management program is Carson-Newman College. Carson-Newman College, which was ranked 74th in the country in 2010, is located in Jefferson City. In 2010, Carson-Newman College graduated 5 students from its healthcare management programs. The tuition rate at Carson-Newman College was $20,562 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Tennessee healthcare management school, average tuition will be $10,874 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $5,704 per year to $20,562 per year. In 2010, the healthcare management schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Tennessee were:

  1. Carson-Newman College - located in Jefferson City, students are charged $20,562 per year
  2. Daymar Institute - located in Clarksville, students are charged $14,880 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Nashville Campus - located in Nashville, students are charged $10,680 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Tennessee healthcare management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Tennessee State University - located in Nashville, students are charged $5,704 per year
  2. University of Memphis - located in Memphis, students are charged $6,780 per year
  3. The University of Tennessee - located in Knoxville, students are charged $7,382 per year

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

Most people who graduate from healthcare management school in Tennessee go on to work as a healthcare manager. Tennessee had 6,070 healthcare managers in 2010. In Tennessee, the largest numbers of healthcare managers work in the following counties:

  1. Cannon County - 1,730 healthcare managers
  2. Crittenden County - 1,020 healthcare managers
  3. Anderson County - 870 healthcare managers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of healthcare managers is expected to grow by 14% by 2018. There are projected to be 8,210 healthcare managers working in the Tennessee then.

Salary

A healthcare manager in Tennessee earns $79,040 per year on average. However, Tennessee healthcare managers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $39,600 per year to more than $136,390 per year in 2010. A healthcare manager in the following Tennessee counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Cannon County - $87,960 per year
  2. Crittenden County - $82,740 per year
  3. Hawkins County - $82,180 per year

A healthcare manager in the following counties in Tennessee make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Chester County - $63,450 per year
  2. Grainger County - $65,340 per year
  3. Campbell County - $66,320 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in healthcare management in Tennessee and to compare salaries with various related fields such as healthcare management or business management, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Healthcare Management in Tennessee
  • Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management in Tennessee
  • Master's Degree in Healthcare Management in Tennessee

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,885 miles from location The University of Tennessee Knoxville TN 37.7035 42% 29,934
6,221 miles from location University of Memphis Memphis TN 60.1414 55% 21,424
6,048 miles from location Tennessee State University Nashville TN 25.6895 43% 8,824
5,862 miles from location Carson-Newman College Jefferson City TN 26.138 23% 2,150
6,213 miles from location University of Phoenix-Memphis Campus Cordova TN 6.81367 n/a 1,048
6,040 miles from location University of Phoenix-Nashville Campus Nashville TN 7.46838 n/a 873
6,076 miles from location Daymar Institute Clarksville TN 20.6725 n/a 714
5,952 miles from location University of Phoenix-Chattanooga Campus Chattanooga TN 3.7657 n/a 258
 

Curious what studying Healthcare Management gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical and Health Services Managers + 6,070 $79,040 20.2%
 

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