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Associate of Science in Health Care Administration

Associate of Science in Health Care Administration

Earn the credentials you need to help advance your health care career

As the baby-boom population ages and people remain active later in life, the healthcare industry is expected to see an increase in the demand for medical services. As a result, it is expected there will be a growing need for more healthcare workers and professionals, including healthcare administrators and managers who are responsible for organizing and managing medical information and healthcare staff.

The Associate of Science in Healthcare Administration degree program at North-West College is designed to help students become familiar with the healthcare delivery system and can provide you with the essential business, medical, and human resources knowledge you need to launch or advance your administrative career in the world of healthcare.

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"I developed great self-esteem working with the staff and instructors of North-West College. They helped me so much I was able to move back to my home state and was employed by the first employer I submitted my application with. Thank you so much for the learning experience that I received from your school!"
Diantha Polley, Medical Assistant
"I came to North West College Riverside campus not knowing what I wanted to do in life. I learned to have compassion and understand the patients. I have a job now as a medical assistant and all I could say is I'm very grateful that I attended this college."
Elizabeth V. Ruiz, Medical Assistant
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Job Growth Outlook:

Employment of medical and Healthcare Administrators and health services managers is projected to grow 17 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. As more people have access to health insurance and the population continues to age and live longer and seek medical services, there is a greater need for healthcare administrators and other healthcare professionals.

Healthcare Administrators

Percent change in employment, projected 2014-24

Health Administration
17%
Management occupations
6%
Total, all occupations
7%
Number of Jobs, 2014 :
33,3000
Employment Change, 2014-24:
56,300
Job Growth Outlook:(Much faster than average)
17%

Associate of Science in Health Care Administration Overview

The Associate of Science degree in Healthcare Administration program prepares graduates for entry-level employment in a health care administration setting. This program is designed to meet the needs of individuals who desire to work in the allied health industry.

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