2022 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

12,414

Graduates Per Year

$41K

Average Salary

#39

Most Popular Major

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TOP

50

Popularity

Very Popular

12,414

102% NATIONAL AVG

Diplomas Received Last Year

447

133% NATIONAL AVG

Colleges Offering this Degree

Most Popular Degrees

38

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

12,806

39

Health Care Administration

12,414

40

Human Resources

11,757

Cost

Somewhat Expensive

$33,400

4% NATIONAL AVG

Median Degree Cost

Most Expensive Degrees

150

Management Science

$33,514

151

Health Care Administration

$33,400

152

Musicology and Ethnomusicology

$33,342

Salary

Average Salary

$35,950

7% NATIONAL AVG

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

Average Salary

153

Agricultural Public Services

$36,033

154

Health Care Administration

$35,950

155

Health Care Facilities Administration

$35,950

Professors

Good

4.2/5

5% NATIONAL AVG

Median Student Rating

Highest Student Rated Professors

93

Human Development and Family Studies

94

Health Care Administration

95

Organizational Leadership

Students

Diverse

4.1/5

11.38% NATIONAL AVG

Student Diversity Index

Most Diverse

121

Physics

122

Health Care Administration

123

Pharmaceutical Sciences

SUMMARY

Choosing to study Health Care Administration is a valuable choice and frequently a required first step for pupils choosing to enter a career as an university healthcare administrator, a public healthcare director, or a compliance manager. Interestingly, health care administration is a fairly common choice coming in at the 39th most popular major. Last academic year alone, there were 12,414 health care administration degrees conferred. In-state tuition for health care administration at private schools is, on average, 3.1 times more expensive than their public peers.

There are 447 universities which offer health care administration. 447 schools is fairly average in terms of the number of institutions which offer each degree. If you are hoping to surround yourself with other health care administration students, consider looking at institutions in Florida which have the most undergrads admitted to health care administration annually. less precisely, the best region to get a degree in health care administration is in the Southeast region with University of Central Florida, Florida International University, and Columbia Southern University best representing the region. Interestingly, our selection for the top conference to major in health care administration is the Conference USA with University of Alabama at Birmingham, Florida Atlantic University, and Florida International University representing the conference. Based on our extensive list on the best colleges, our choice for the best college for health care administration is University of Pennsylvania.

The best school does not mean it is the best school for you. There can be many more facets to think about when selecting ​university. Stuff like campus amenities, transportation services, and food could change your decision on where to go to school. Here at authority.org, we've examined the pros and cons for you. If, as an example, you are interested in which health care administration university has the best campus, the answer is University of Connecticut. If you are very interested in which university has the best campus, we have a whole page dedicated to that. We have carefully pored through student reviews, government databases, professor reviews, and more so we can evaluate every U.S. major in an unbiased and informative way. You can explore our comprehensive list for the colleges with the best student life here and our pick of the university with the best student life for health care administration is Georgetown University. Curious why? Continue scrolling to discover more about Authority's top recommendations. Many of our picks just might shock you.

If cost is a major influence in your decisions, you might consider avoiding George Washington University. George Washington University appears to be the most expensive college for health care administration, at least for out of state students. We do have an entire page for the most expensive universities that could put the price tag of George Washington University into perspective. You may also want to know that health care administration is the 151st most expensive major in the US, with an average cost of $33,400. To zoom out a little, the most expensive state for health care administration in the country is District of Columbia at George Washington University and Georgetown University, the primary colleges in the state, of $54,453 and $55,440. Even more broadly, the most expensive region of the U.S. for health care administration is the New England region which is best demonstrated with Stonehill College with a cost of $44,420, Providence College with a cost of $51,490, and Salve Regina University with a cost of $40,750.

Our cheapest region for health care administration is the Rocky Mountains region which is represented by Brigham Young University-Idaho with a cost of $4,208, Western Governors University with a cost of $6,380, and Colorado State University-Global Campus with a cost of $8,400. More optimistically, the most affordable university for health care administration is Florida Atlantic University. Our full list of the most affordable schools can be found here.

In-state learners can anticipate paying around $9,300 for a degree in health care administration. That cost increases intensely to an average of $20,100 for an out-of-state public-school student. Our pick for the college representing the best value for health care administration: University of Pennsylvania. Through this link you will find our comprehensive list for the universities we believe to be the best value in general. With that said, this discussion is based on out-of-state tuition costs. The value proposition changes when in-state tuition costs are considered, but as we do not know what state(s) you might qualify for in-state tuition, we are approaching this discussion through out-of-state tuition costs.

Earnings for health care administration majors can vary, but within two-years of finishing the degree students will typically make in the neighborhood of $41,000. While there can be much variation in salary; highest paid earners can experience pay up to $75,800. Even straight out of college, the minimum earning positions within the health care administration field earn $22,000, which is an alright wage. The highest earning grads for health care administration attended Georgetown University and if you want to find the universities with all of the highest earning graduates, we have that too.

The prevailing diversity of health care administration ranks solid, coming in the 69th percentile of all majors. The college with the highest composite diversity for health care administration is University of Pennsylvania and here you can find our comprehensive list for the schools which have the most diversity. The overall financial diversity of Health Care Administration is only in the 61st percentile of all majors. Racial diversity is actually greater, ranking in the 69th percentile. White collegians make up the largest proportion at 55% of scholars studying health care administration. Additionally, 75% of scholars pursuing a health care administration degree are women.

The median score of health care administration professors is 4.2 stars, a score that is 5% higher than the median for every major; which is a good score. If you are searching for the most popular health care administration instructor in the nation, look no further than Todd Sabato from James Madison University. It may come as a shock, but the top ranked health care administration professors by student are at James Madison University. As we consider data beyond simply rankings it becomes clear that the school possessing comprehensively the best instructors for health care administration is University of Pennsylvania. One can find an explanation of our ever evolving ranking methodology of the best overall professors here, as well as many of the finest examples of instructors in the country.

Finally, the hardest school to get into for health care administration is University of Pennsylvania. While we do not necessarily see the value in it, we have a general list of the hardest colleges to get into. Although, we do hope you believe that looking at academics with context only derived from superlatives could cause issues. We hope you look at some of our more nuanced pages on individual colleges and explore some of our helpful background articles on essential details to look out for as your university search continues.

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University of Pennsylvania

#1 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Pennsylvania is a very large private university located in Philadelphia, PA ranked 8th in the US. It has a total of 14,000 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, with a 7.66% acceptance rate. University of Pennsylvania offers 355 different majors and is best known for its Finance, Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, and Philosophy programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With an annual tuition of $51,156 per year, University of Pennsylvania is exceptionally pricey. 81.13% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor force. Open graduating, alumni go on to earn more or less $85,900 per year, which is 107% greater than the national median.

Philadelphia, PA

www.upenn.edu

A+

Rating

8%

Acceptance

29,813

Students

#8

Ranking

$51,156

Tuition

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

#2 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a very large public university located in Chapel Hill, NC ranked 64th in the nation. It has a total of 19,957 full-time undergraduate students and is relatively competitive, with a 22.63% acceptance rate. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers 232 different majors and is best known for its Health and Fitness, Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution, and Environmental Science programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With an annual tuition of $7,019 for students from North Carolina and $34,198 for those from out-of-state, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is somewhat moderately costly. 84.25% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor market. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to bring home roughly $55,600 per year, which is 34% above the national median.

Chapel Hill, NC

www.unc.edu

A+

Rating

23%

Acceptance

32,346

Students

#64

Ranking

$34,198

Tuition

Georgetown University

#3 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Georgetown University is a large private university located in Washington, DC ranked 13th in the United States. It has a total of 8,325 full-time undergraduate students and is quite competitive, accepting 14.36% of applicants. Georgetown University offers 184 different majors and is best known for its Science, Technology and Society, International Economics, and Political Science and Government programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $55,440 per year, Georgetown University is very expensive. 87.04% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, entering the labor force. After college, alumni go on to take home roughly $93,500 per year, which is 125% above the national median.

Washington, DC

www.georgetown.edu

A+

Rating

14%

Acceptance

22,534

Students

#13

Ranking

$55,440

Tuition

Washington University in St Louis

#4 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Washington University in St Louis is a large private university located in Saint Louis, MO ranked 15th in the nation. It has a total of 8,774 full-time undergraduate students and is quite competitive, accepting 13.85% of applicants. Washington University in St Louis offers 291 different majors and is best known for its Anthropology, Design and Visual Communications, and Environmental Biology programs, which are all nationally ranked 2nd. With an annual tuition of $54,250 per year, Washington University in St Louis is exceptionally costly. 88.9% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, employment. After college, alumni go on to bring in approximately $70,100 per year, which is 69% greater than the national median.

Saint Louis, MO

www.wustl.edu

A+

Rating

14%

Acceptance

17,794

Students

#15

Ranking

$54,250

Tuition

University of Central Florida

#5 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Central Florida is a very large public university located in Orlando, FL ranked 195th in the nation. It has a total of 68,412 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 44.36% acceptance rate. University of Central Florida offers 195 different majors and is best known for its Hospitality Management, Interdisciplinary Studies, and Physical Education programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With an annual tuition of $4,478 for in-state students and $19,810 for those from out-of-state, University of Central Florida is moderately priced. 66.14% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to take home close to $45,400 per year, which is 9% greater than the national median.

Orlando, FL

www.ucf.edu/

A

Rating

44%

Acceptance

80,378

Students

#195

Ranking

$19,810

Tuition

George Washington University

#6 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

George Washington University is a very large private university located in Washington, DC ranked 69th in the US. It has a total of 13,428 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 40.84% of applicants. George Washington University offers 462 different majors and is best known for its International Relations and Affairs, Computer and Information Systems Security, and Information Technology Administration and Management programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $56,845 per year, George Washington University is very expensive. 75.47% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, entering the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to make approximately $69,600 per year, which is 68% above the national median.

Washington, DC

https://www.gwu.edu

A+

Rating

41%

Acceptance

31,641

Students

#69

Ranking

$56,845

Tuition

University of Virginia-Main Campus

#7 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Virginia-Main Campus is a very large public university located in Charlottesville, VA ranked 45th in the nation. It has a total of 18,983 full-time undergraduate students and is relatively competitive, with a 23.94% acceptance rate. University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 210 different majors and is best known for its Systems Engineering, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $14,836 for in-state students and $47,257 for those from out-of-state, University of Virginia-Main Campus is very high-priced. 88.79% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to make more or less $61,200 per year, which is 47% over the national median.

Charlottesville, VA

https://www.virginia.edu

A+

Rating

24%

Acceptance

28,593

Students

#45

Ranking

$47,257

Tuition

University of Miami

#8 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Miami is a large private university located in Coral Gables, FL ranked 59th in the United States. It has a total of 12,351 full-time undergraduate students and is relatively competitive, with a 27.13% acceptance rate. University of Miami offers 309 different majors and is best known for its Information Technology Administration and Management, Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography, and Broadcast Journalism programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $50,400 per year, University of Miami is exceptionally costly. 74.98% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, employment. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn about $60,100 per year, which is 45% above the national median.

Coral Gables, FL

www.miami.edu/

A+

Rating

27%

Acceptance

19,618

Students

#59

Ranking

$50,400

Tuition

Florida International University

#9 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Florida International University is a very large public university located in Miami, FL ranked 13th in Florida. It has a total of 59,764 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 57.51% acceptance rate. Florida International University offers 250 different majors and is best known for its International Business, Clinical Nutrition Services, and Marketing programs (nationally ranked 1st, 1st, and 2nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $4,721 for students from Florida and $16,529 for those from out-of-state, Florida International University is reasonably priced. 54.63% of students graduate moving on to the next phase of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to take home close to $46,300 per year, which is 11% over the national median.

Miami, FL

www.fiu.edu

B+

Rating

58%

Acceptance

72,780

Students

#337

Ranking

$16,529

Tuition

California State University-Long Beach

#10 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

California State University-Long Beach is a very large public college located in Long Beach, CA ranked 240th in the United States. It has a total of 34,674 full-time undergraduate students and is somewhat competitive, with a 39.27% acceptance rate. California State University-Long Beach offers 180 different majors and is best known for its Human Sciences, Health and Fitness, and Computer Engineering Technologies programs (nationally ranked 1st, 3rd, and 5th respectively). With an annual tuition of $5,742 for in-state students and $17,622 for those from out-of-state, California State University-Long Beach is reasonably priced. 73.68% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, joining the labor force. After finishing college, alumni go on to bring home about $48,100 per year, which is 16% over the national median.

Long Beach, CA

www.csulb.edu

A-

Rating

39%

Acceptance

41,344

Students

#240

Ranking

$17,622

Tuition

Providence College

#11 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Providence College is a small private institution located in Providence, RI ranked 120th in the US. It has a total of 4,604 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 47.46% of applicants. Providence College offers 110 different majors and is best known for its Community Organization and Advocacy, Special Education and Teaching, and Marketing programs (nationally ranked 3rd, 5th, and 11th respectively). With an annual tuition of $51,490 per year, Providence College is very pricey. 76.96% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, entering the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to bring in approximately $64,100 per year, which is 54% greater than the national median.

Providence, RI

www.providence.edu

A

Rating

47%

Acceptance

5,310

Students

#120

Ranking

$51,490

Tuition

University of St Francis

#12 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of St Francis is a small private institution located in Joliet, IL ranked 299th in the United States. It has a total of 1,858 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 45.62% of applicants. University of St Francis offers 84 different majors and is best known for its Music Technology, Radiography, and Health Care Administration programs (nationally ranked 4th, 10th, and 12th respectively). With an annual tuition of $34,000 per year, University of St Francis is somewhat moderately high-priced. 64.03% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to bring home near $53,100 per year, which is 28% above the national median.

Joliet, IL

https://www.stfrancis.edu/

A-

Rating

46%

Acceptance

6,698

Students

#299

Ranking

$34,000

Tuition

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

#13 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is a very large public university located in Minneapolis, MN ranked 137th in the United States. It has a total of 43,828 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 56.74% of applicants. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offers 520 different majors and is best known for its Computer Systems Analysis, Developmental and Child Psychology, and Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With an annual tuition of $13,318 for students from Minnesota and $31,616 for those from out-of-state, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is reasonably costly. 73.11% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, working. After college, alumni go on to take home close to $51,900 per year, which is 25% above the national median.

Minneapolis, MN

https://twin-cities.umn.edu

A

Rating

57%

Acceptance

61,787

Students

#137

Ranking

$31,616

Tuition

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

#14 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is a very large public university located in University Park, PA ranked 230th in the US. It has a total of 42,805 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 75.94% of applicants. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus offers 481 different majors and is best known for its Architectural Engineering, Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, and Foreign Language Teacher Education programs, which are all nationally ranked 1st. With an annual tuition of $17,416 for students from Pennsylvania and $34,480 for those from out-of-state, Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is reasonably expensive. 60.08% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, working. Open graduating, alumni go on to earn around $50,100 per year, which is 21% above the national median.

University Park, PA

www.psu.edu/

A-

Rating

76%

Acceptance

49,935

Students

#230

Ranking

$34,480

Tuition

Florida Atlantic University

#15 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Florida Atlantic University is a very large public university located in Boca Raton, FL ranked 20th in Florida. It has a total of 30,624 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting more or less 62.5% of applicants. Florida Atlantic University offers 222 different majors and is best known for its Interdisciplinary Studies, Physiological Psychology, and Social Science Teacher Education programs (nationally ranked 4th, 7th, and 8th respectively). With an annual tuition of $2,522 for students from Florida and $14,374 for those from out-of-state, Florida Atlantic University is moderately priced. 56.93% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, employment. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn around $43,200 per year, which is 4% over the national median.

Boca Raton, FL

www.fau.edu/

B

Rating

63%

Acceptance

36,970

Students

#512

Ranking

$14,374

Tuition

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

#16 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is a mid-sized public medical school located in Lubbock, TX ranked 261st in the nation. It has a total of 2,685 full-time undergraduate students. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center offers 39 different majors and is best known for its Registered Nursing, Communication Sciences and Disorders, and Clinical Laboratory Science programs (nationally ranked 7th, 11th, and 14th respectively). 65.77% of students graduate moving on to the next phase of their lives, working. After finishing college, alumni go on to earn close to $80,300 per year, which is 93% over the national median.

Lubbock, TX

https://www.ttuhsc.edu

A-

Rating

100%

Acceptance

7,315

Students

#261

Ranking

$19,282

Tuition

University of Alabama at Birmingham

#17 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Alabama at Birmingham is a very large public university located in Birmingham, AL ranked 3rd in Alabama. It has a total of 14,808 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 73.66% of applicants. University of Alabama at Birmingham offers 171 different majors and is best known for its Physical Education, Genetics, and Health Care Administration programs (nationally ranked 10th, 15th, and 17th respectively). With an annual tuition of $8,568 for students from Alabama and $20,400 for those from out-of-state, University of Alabama at Birmingham is reasonably priced. 52.52% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, entering the labor market. Open graduating, alumni go on to draw roughly $41,200 per year, which is 1% below the national median.

Birmingham, AL

https://www.uab.edu

B

Rating

74%

Acceptance

25,705

Students

#497

Ranking

$20,400

Tuition

Drexel University

#18 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Drexel University is a very large private university located in Philadelphia, PA ranked 174th in America. It has a total of 17,591 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 74.7% of applicants. Drexel University offers 360 different majors and is best known for its Accounting and Finance, Accounting and Business Management, and Culinary Arts programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 4th respectively). With an annual tuition of $52,146 per year, Drexel University is extremely high-priced. 56.25% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, employment. Open graduating, alumni go on to earn approximately $68,800 per year, which is 66% above the national median.

Philadelphia, PA

https://drexel.edu

A

Rating

75%

Acceptance

28,249

Students

#174

Ranking

$52,146

Tuition

California State University-Northridge

#19 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

California State University-Northridge is a very large public college located in Northridge, CA ranked 63rd in California. It has a total of 37,218 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 59.34% of applicants. California State University-Northridge offers 152 different majors and is best known for its Health and Fitness, Human Sciences, and Radio, Television, and Digital Communication programs (nationally ranked 4th, 6th, and 7th respectively). With an annual tuition of $5,742 for in-state students and $17,622 for those from out-of-state, California State University-Northridge is moderately priced. 59.84% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to make approximately $45,400 per year, which is 9% above the national median.

Northridge, CA

https://www.csun.edu

B-

Rating

59%

Acceptance

43,348

Students

#628

Ranking

$17,622

Tuition

The University of Texas at Dallas

#20 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

The University of Texas at Dallas is a very large public university located in Richardson, TX ranked 231st in the nation. It has a total of 21,317 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 78.59% acceptance rate. The University of Texas at Dallas offers 140 different majors and is best known for its Game and Interactive Media Design, Management Science, and Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods programs (nationally ranked 1st, 3rd, and 4th respectively). With an annual tuition of $13,442 for students from Texas and $38,168 for those from out-of-state, The University of Texas at Dallas is quite pricey. 64.75% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to take home roughly $53,100 per year, which is 28% over the national median.

Richardson, TX

www.utdallas.edu

A-

Rating

79%

Acceptance

31,419

Students

#231

Ranking

$38,168

Tuition

University of Connecticut

#21 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Connecticut is a very large public university located in Storrs, CT ranked 130th in America. It has a total of 20,479 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 49.42% of applicants. University of Connecticut offers 376 different majors and is best known for its Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Actuarial Science, and History Teacher Education programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 4th, and 4th respectively). With an annual tuition of $13,798 for in-state students and $36,466 for those from out-of-state, University of Connecticut is quite costly. 72.61% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to earn around $58,400 per year, which is 41% above the national median.

Storrs, CT

uconn.edu/

A

Rating

49%

Acceptance

29,683

Students

#130

Ranking

$36,466

Tuition

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences

#22 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a small private university located in Lancaster, PA ranked 34th in Pennsylvania. It has a total of 1,993 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 78.24% of applicants. Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences offers 28 different majors and is best known for its Health Care Administration and Registered Nursing programs, which are respectively ranked 22nd and 37th in the US. With an annual tuition of $28,540 per year, Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is reasonably high-priced. 65.6% of students graduate starting the next phase of their lives, employment. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to bring in roughly $54,300 per year, which is 31% above the national median.

Lancaster, PA

https://www.pacollege.edu/

B

Rating

78%

Acceptance

2,141

Students

#445

Ranking

$28,540

Tuition

Loma Linda University

#23 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Loma Linda University is a small private university located in Loma Linda, CA ranked 172nd in the US. It has a total of 1,750 full-time undergraduate students. Loma Linda University offers 183 different majors and is best known for its Clinical Nutrition Services, Speech-Language Pathology, and Respiratory Care Therapy programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 3rd, and 5th respectively). 86.17% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, employment. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn around $80,600 per year, which is 94% above the national median.

Loma Linda, CA

www.llu.edu/index.html

A

Rating

100%

Acceptance

5,316

Students

#172

Ranking

$31,680

Tuition

Saint Louis University

#24 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

Saint Louis University is a large private university located in Saint Louis, MO ranked 176th in America. It has a total of 11,095 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 58.28% acceptance rate. Saint Louis University offers 243 different majors and is best known for its Occupational Therapy, Homeland Security, and Organizational Behavior Studies programs (nationally ranked 3rd, 4th, and 8th respectively). With an annual tuition of $44,700 per year, Saint Louis University is quite pricey. 67.58% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, working. After finishing college, alumni go on to take home near $56,500 per year, which is 36% above the national median.

Saint Louis, MO

www.slu.edu

A

Rating

58%

Acceptance

16,248

Students

#176

Ranking

$44,700

Tuition

University of Evansville

#25 Best Colleges for Health Care Administration

University of Evansville is a small private college located in Evansville, IN ranked 9th in Indiana. It has a total of 2,341 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting just about 7/10 of applicants. University of Evansville offers 99 different majors and is best known for its Music Therapy, Archeology, and Acting programs (nationally ranked 6th, 8th, and 20th respectively). With an annual tuition of $36,300 per year, University of Evansville is rather expensive. 67.21% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, entering the labor force. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to make near $41,800 per year, which is 1% above the national median.

Evansville, IN

www.evansville.edu/

B+

Rating

71%

Acceptance

2,593

Students

#325

Ranking

$36,300

Tuition