Healthcare Administration Schools In Alabama

Alabama has 12 accredited healthcare administration schools where healthcare administration faculty who teach healthcare administration classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the healthcare administration academic community in Alabama, and the future trends in healthcare administration training at the following levels:

  • Healthcare Administration Certificate
  • Associates degree in Healthcare Administration
  • Bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration
  • Masters degree in Healthcare Administration
  • PhD degree in Healthcare Administration


Schools

  1. Community College of the Air Force

    100 S Turner Blvd, Montgomery, Alabama 36114-0011

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Administration Bldg Suite 1070, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0110

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Auburn University

    Auburn, Alabama, Auburn University, Alabama 36849

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. South University-Montgomery

    5355 Vaughn Road, Montgomery, Alabama 36116-1120

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Oakwood University

    7000 Adventist Blvd NW, Huntsville, Alabama 35896

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Fortis College in Mobile

    3590 Pleasant Valley Rd, Mobile, Alabama 36609

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Virginia College-Birmingham

    488 Palisades Blvd., Birmingham, Alabama 35209

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Virginia College-Huntsville

    2800 Bob Wallace Ave, Huntsville, Alabama 35805-9945

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Strayer Alabama

    3570 Grandview Pkwy Ste 200, Birmingham, Alabama 35243

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  10. University of Phoenix-Birmingham Campus

    100 Corporate Dr Ste 150, Birmingham, Alabama 35242-2982

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  11. Columbia Southern University

    21982 University Lane, Orange Beach, Alabama 36561-9000

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  12. Tri-State Institute

    100 London Pkwy Ste 150, Birmingham, Alabama 35211

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Healthcare Administration Employment

Alabama 2,160
National 282,990

Of all of the healthcare administration professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Alabama.

Employment Growth for Healthcare administration professionals In Alabama

2,650 2,710 2,310 2,280 2,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Alabama, the field of healthcare administration is shrinking. 490 less healthcare administration professionals were working in Alabama in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Alabama, this field has shrunk by 18% in four years. This decline is slower than the national trend for healthcare administration professionals which shows a 21% increase in the number of healthcare administration professionals working around the nation.

Healthcare Administration VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$80,020 $79,490 $82,690 $83,980 $89,420
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Healthcare Administration
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of healthcare administration professionals is declining, the salaries paid to healthcare administration professionals are increasing in Alabama. Healthcare administration professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $80,020 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $89,420 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Healthcare administration professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$52,570
25th percentile
$66,220
50th percentile
$82,250
75th percentile
$106,510
90th percentile
$135,370

Thus, there was a 11% growth in healthcare administration professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of healthcare administration, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid healthcare administration professionals earning 158% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Alabama state.

Average Salaries for Healthcare administration professionals and related professions in Alabama

Business Administration
$85,517
Business Management
$102,474
Health Information Management
$59,315
Health Science
$65,871
Healthcare Administration
$89,420
Healthcare Management
$89,420

Healthcare administration professionals in Alabama earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Healthcare Administration programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
2
bachelor
7
master
4
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total17

As the number of healthcare administration professionals is decreasing in Alabama state, the number of students graduating from the 12 accredited healthcare administration schools in Alabama state is increasing. In 2006, 268 students graduated from healthcare administration courses in Alabama. And in 2010, 478 students graduated.

This represents a 78% increase in the number of healthcare administration degree or certificate school graduates in Alabama state. A majority of these graduates, or 41%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in healthcare administration.

Healthcare Administration Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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