There are schools offering healthcare management degrees in Pennsylvania!
Schools Offering Healthcare Management Programs in Pennsylvania
Each year, roughly 0.0% of Pennsylvania students graduate with degrees in healthcare management. In other words, every year an estimated 180 healthcare managers graduate from Pennsylvania's 17 healthcare management schools.
Temple University, which was ranked 24th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Pennsylvania that has a healthcare management program. It is located in Philadelphia. 28 students graduated with a degree in healthcare management from Temple University in 2010. Tuition at Temple University was $12,424 per year.
The second-ranked school in Pennsylvania with a healthcare management program is Saint Joseph's University, which is located in Philadelphia. In 2010, it was ranked 30th nationwide. In 2010, Saint Joseph's University graduated 36 students from its healthcare management program. Saint Joseph's University charged in-state students $35,230 in tuition fees per year.
Arcadia University, which is located in Glenside, is the third-ranked school in Pennsylvania that has a healthcare management program. It received a ranking of 37th in the country in 2010. Arcadia University charged in-state students $32,720 in tuition fees per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Pennsylvania's healthcare management schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $17,413 per year, though tuition can range from $35,230 per year to $4,120 per year. In 2010, the healthcare management schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Pennsylvania were:
- Saint Joseph's University - located in Philadelphia, students are charged $35,230 per year
- La Salle University - located in Philadelphia, students are charged $33,700 per year
- Widener University-Main Campus - located in Chester, students are charged $33,270 per year
The following Pennsylvania healthcare management schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Delaware County Community College - located in Media, students are charged $4,120 per year
- Yorktowne Business Institute - located in York, students are charged $12,120 per year
- Temple University - located in Philadelphia, students are charged $12,424 per year
A healthcare management degree from a Pennsylvania school... what next?
A large number of Pennsylvania healthcare management graduates become healthcare managers. If you decide to work as a healthcare manager in Pennsylvania, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 12,430 Pennsylvania healthcare managers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Pennsylvania healthcare managers:
- Bucks County - 5,050 healthcare managers
- Allegheny County - 2,160 healthcare managers
- Warren County - 780 healthcare managers
The government projects that by 2018, the number of healthcare managers in the state of Pennsylvania will grow to 15,450. This would require a 8% growth in the profession.
A healthcare manager in Pennsylvania earns $88,820 per year on average. But, salaries for healthcare managers can vary. In 2010, healthcare managers made as little as less than $37,250 per year or as much as more than $163,000 per year in Pennsylvania. The counties in Pennsylvania with the highest average salary for a healthcare manager are:
- Bucks County - $98,360 per year
- Lebanon County - $93,430 per year
- Lycoming County - $92,290 per year
The Pennsylvania counties with the lowest average salary for healthcare managers are:
- Bedford County - $65,160 per year
- Erie County - $69,890 per year
- Bradford County - $71,490 per year
For more data regarding a career in healthcare management in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania
- Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management in Pennsylvania
- Master's Degree in Healthcare Management in Pennsylvania
- Certificate in Healthcare Management in Pennsylvania
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||12,430||$88,820||-1.1%|
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