Arkansas Health Administration Degree Programs
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Listed below are all of the accredited schools in Arkansas that offer Health Administration degree programs.

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Arkansas, like much of the rest of the country, is seeing an expansion in medical and health services management positions. In order to train the number of medical administrators the state needs, many schools have expanded their healthcare administration degree programs.has caused in major cities, such as Little Rock and Fort Smith, some independent practices are opening up in rural areas in Arkansas.

Healthcare Administration Education in Arkansas

As health care administration expands, educational institutions in Arkansas are staying ahead of the curve. the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) recently received $2.45 million in grants to increase minority and disabled students earning doctoral degrees in the biomedical sciences.

The Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE) Academic Challenge Scholarship and the Arkansas Department of Higher Education Governor’s Scholars Program are two resources for financial aid in Arkansas. You should also look into the Florence Wood/Arkansas Occupational Therapy Association Scholarship, as it is specific to those studying health services.

Outlook for Healthcare Administration Careers in Arkansas

If you have your master's degree in health services, you're likely to make more than the mean annual income for medical and health services managers, which is currently $78,170 in Arkansas according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2013 data. Since independent practices are being established outside of major cities to help cushion the blow of the health care worker shortage, you could also find more opportunities in the rural areas of Arkansas.

Health Administration Schools

Additional Arkansas Health Admin Schools by City

Little Rock >

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (Little Rock, AR)
Programs Offered:
Master of Health Services Administration
Master of Public Health

Russellville >

Arkansas Tech University (Russellville, AR)
Programs Offered:
BA - Health Information Management

Searcy >

Harding University (Searcy, AR)
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Business Administration: Health Care Management Concentration
Master of Business Administration: Health Care Management Concentration