Healthcare Administration Degree at Hawaii Pacific University

Healthcare Administration Degree

The healthcare administration program at Hawaii Pacific University prepares students for careers in small private practices, regional hospitals and national medical centers, nursing homes, outpatient care centers, rehabilitation clinics, and home healthcare services. The program focuses on developing, planning, and managing health care operations and services within health care facilities and across health care systems. Program courses include: business and financial management, public relations, human resources management, health care systems operation and management, and health law and regulations. Get more details below including other Hawaii colleges that offer healthcare administration degrees.

Students Enrolled in the Healthcare Administration Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Hawaii Pacific University has offered the following program levels for students:

  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
  • Master's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2015)

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate0
Master's Degree1

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Healthcare Administration program at Hawaii Pacific University, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Medical and Health Services Managers


Plan, direct, or coordinate medical and health services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, public health agencies, or similar organizations.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, medical and health services managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 16.9% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Urban Honolulu, HI
    • Total Employment: 980
    • Average Hourly Rate: $56.55
    • Average Annual Salary: $117620

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

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