Healthcare Administration Schools In Alaska

Alaska has is only one accredited healthcare administration school where healthcare administration faculty who teach healthcare administration classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in healthcare administration in the state of Alaska, which encompasses healthcare administration training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration
  • Masters degree in Healthcare Administration


Schools

  1. Alaska Pacific University

    4101 University Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alaska Vs. National Healthcare Administration Employment

Alaska 720
National 282,990

Of all of the healthcare administration professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Alaska.

Employment Growth for Healthcare administration professionals In Alaska

580 700 790 830 720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Alaska, healthcare administration is a growing field. In Alaska, 140 more healthcare administration professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of healthcare administration has grown by 24% in Alaska. This growth is faster 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 Alaska

$84,870 $84,930 $85,970 $83,960 $94,000
$43,172 $49,864 $52,177 $53,940 $55,586
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Healthcare Administration
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to healthcare administration professionals are growing in Alaska. The mean salary for healthcare administration professionals in 2006 was $84,870 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $94,000 per year.

Salary percentiles for Healthcare administration professionals in Alaska

10th percentile
$55,100
25th percentile
$60,670
50th percentile
$77,790
75th percentile
$107,480
90th percentile
$161,770

Thus, there was a 10% 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 194% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Alaska state.

Average Salaries for Healthcare administration professionals and related professions in Alaska

Business Administration
$79,957
Business Management
$85,632
Health Information Management
$66,650
Health Science
$70,772
Healthcare Administration
$94,000
Healthcare Management
$94,000

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

The number of students graduating from the only accredited healthcare administration school in Alaska is decreasing. In 2006 there were 8 healthcare administration graduates from healthcare administration courses in Alaska and in 2010 there were 4 graduates.

This represents a 50% decrease in the number of healthcare administration degree or certificate school graduates in Alaska state. 50% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in healthcare administration.

Healthcare Administration Faculty Salaries in Alaska

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We are now in the process of collecting data for the number of healthcare administration faculty in Alaska, growth in the field of healthcare administration academia and healthcare administration faculty salaries in Alaska. If you are involved in teaching healthcare administration courses to students at the bachelors degree in healthcare administration, and masters degree in healthcare administration levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of healthcare administration in Alaska. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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