Healthcare Administration Schools In West Virginia

West Virginia has 8 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 West Virginia, and the future trends in healthcare administration training at the following levels:

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


  1. Bluefield State College

    219 Rock St, Bluefield, West Virginia 24701

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  2. Davis & Elkins College

    100 Campus Dr, Elkins, West Virginia 26241-3996

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  3. Fairmont State University

    1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554-2470

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  4. Marshall University

    1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington, West Virginia 25755

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  5. Opportunities Industrialization Center-North Central West Virginia

    120 Jackson St, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554

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  6. West Virginia University Institute of Technology

    405 Fayette Pike, Montgomery, West Virginia 25136

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  7. Roane-Jackson Technical Center

    9450 Spencer Rd, Leroy, West Virginia 25252-9700

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  8. Strayer University-West Virginia

    100 Corporate Center Dr, Scott Depot, West Virginia 25560

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Professional Trends

West Virginia Vs. National Healthcare Administration Employment

West Virginia 1,810
National 282,990

Of all of the healthcare administration professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in West Virginia state.

Employment Growth for Healthcare administration professionals In West Virginia

2,120 1,490 1,490 1,620 1,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Healthcare Administration is a shrinking field in West Virginia. In West Virginia, 310 less healthcare administration professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in West Virginia, this field has shrunk by 15% in four years. This is slower than the trend for healthcare administration professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of healthcare administration professionals has grown by 21% between 2006 and 2010.

Healthcare Administration VS. All Professions salaries in West Virginia

$66,390 $69,610 $70,080 $72,980 $76,740
$38,568 $40,154 $41,268 $42,203 $43,413
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Healthcare Administration
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In West Virginia, as the number of healthcare administration professionals is declining, the salaries earned by healthcare administration professionals are increasing. The mean salary for healthcare administration professionals in 2006 was $66,390 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $76,740 per year.

Salary percentiles for Healthcare administration professionals in West Virginia

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Thus, there was a 13% growth in healthcare administration professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of healthcare administration, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid healthcare administration professionals earning 180% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in West Virginia state.

Average Salaries for Healthcare administration professionals and related professions in West Virginia

Business Administration
Business Management
Health Information Management
Health Science
Healthcare Administration
Healthcare Management

In West Virginia, healthcare administration professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Healthcare Administration programs available for each degree type for all schools in West Virginia


As the number of healthcare administration professionals is decreasing in West Virginia state, the number of students graduating from the 8 accredited healthcare administration schools in West Virginia state is increasing. In 2006, 61 students graduated from healthcare administration courses in West Virginia. And in 2010, 67 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of healthcare administration school degree or certificate graduates in West Virginia by 10%. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in healthcare administration.

Healthcare Administration Faculty Salaries in West Virginia

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