At LeTourneau University, we offer multiple Health Care Management and Health Care Administration programs designed for professionals seeking a variety of career growth opportunities.
Whether you want to begin a new career in the growing field of health care management or already working as a health care professional and seeking career advancement, LeTourneau University offers a degree program to fit your needs.
At LETU, you’ll follow a curriculum designed in collaboration with top-tier health care management professionals, including CEOs, CFOs, presidents and vice presidents of many local and regional hospitals across East Texas.
You’ll also receive instruction from faculty with widespread experience in the field of health care. Our faculty members have served directly with the Air Force Surgeon General, worked extensively in the healthcare systems industry, and served as marketing and public relations specialists on numerous healthcare accounts encompassing hospitals, medical groups, medical device manufacturers, and health insurance companies.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the field of health care management's projected growth from 2012-2022 is 23%, which is 12% higher than the national average.
In 2012, medical and health services managers earned an average annual salary of $88,580 per year, while senior healthcare executives with more experience and achievements can earn $200,000 or significantly more. This translates into a high-pay, high-opportunity career.
Because of the aging of America's population, health care organizations are in need of highly qualified health care managers and administrators to lead them through the increasing complex regulatory requirements placed on health care providers.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Medical and Health Services Managers,
on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/medical-and-health-services-managers.htm.