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Associate in Healthcare Administration in Texas
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Health Administration Associate Degrees in Texas

 As one of the largest states in the country, Texas has hundreds of clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, and home care agencies. In addition to the care providers that see patients every day, these facilities are staffed by administrative professionals who ensure that facilities are up to code and working within legal standards.

If you are ready for a change, find out how you can get started in medical management.

Contact Texas health administration programs below.

Requirements for Health Administration Programs in Texas

 There are many benefits of earning an Associate degree in healthcare administration. These programs are open to students of various backgrounds and skill levels, so they often have more practical admissions requirements than Bachelor's programs. Furthermore, they help you earn your degree quickly and get into the workplace. Texas Associate's degrees in healthcare administration require between 60 and 70 credits, which works out to about two years of study.

If you are considering earning your healthcare administration degree online, Texas is a great option. There are many schools that accommodate the needs of busy students. In an online program, you may be able to complete course readings and lectures on your own schedule, take tests online, and still get practical experience through a local internship.

Texas Healthcare Admin Courses

  • Healthcare Organizations
  • Healthcare Ethics
  • Healthcare Administration History
  • Healthcare Human Resources
  • Legal Aspects of Healthcare
  • Quality Improvement in Healthcare

 Are you ready to earn your healthcare administration degree? Houston, Dallas, Austin, and dozens of other Texas communities have two-year programs.

Request information from the schools listed below to compare degree options.

Paying for Healthcare Admin School in Texas

 In addition to federal grants and scholarships that are based on financial need, you may want to apply for scholarships through private organizations and employers. The Texas Health Hospital Foundation runs a scholarship program that is open to healthcare students in any type of degree program.

Top Healthcare Administration Jobs in Texas

 In Texas, the demand for healthcare professionals is growing more quickly than schools can produce graduates. By 2024, statewide demand for medical records technicians may increase 30% (O*Net, 2016). Job openings for administrative services managers may increase 21% between 2014 and 2024 (O*Net, 2016). This decade may also see a 25% boost in job openings for patient representatives (O*Net, 2016).

Your individual salary may be determined by where you work and how much healthcare experience you have. Currently, medical records technicians earn an average of $38,810 per year, while administrative services managers earn a mean income of $103,710 annually (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2016). The average salary for a patient representative is $32,730 per year (BLS, 2016).

Current Issues in Texas Healthcare

 Not only does Texas provide healthcare to millions of residents every year, it is also responsible for some of the biggest developments in medical technology and research (Trib Talk, 2016). The state's Medicaid program is an example, since legislators have effectively improved outcomes and decreased costs.

Discover how you can earn an Associate degree in healthcare administration by getting in touch with Texas programs now.

By requesting information from local schools now, you can start the journey to a healthcare career.

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Baylor University (Waco, TX)
Programs Offered:
MBA - Healthcare
Master of Health Administration/Master of Business Administration joint degree programs
Dallas Baptist University (Dallas, TX)
Programs Offered:
BAS - Healthcare Management
BAS - Healthcare Management (online)
BBS - Health Care Management (online)
MBS - Health Care Management (online)
McLennan Community College (Waco, TX)
Programs Offered:
Long Term Care Administration/Assisted Living Facility
Long Term Care Administration/Nursing Facility Administration
Midwestern State University (Wichita Falls, TX)
Programs Offered:
Graduate Certificate in Health Services Administration
Masters in Health Administration
Masters in Public Administration - Health Track
National American University (Austin, TX)
Programs Offered:
Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology
Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology (online)
Bachelors of Science in Health Care Management
Master of Business Administration - Health Care Administration Emphasis
Master of Business Administration - Health Care Administration Emphasis (online)
Our Lady of the Lake University (San Antonio, TX)
Programs Offered:
MBA in Healthcare Management (online)
Tarrant County College (Fort Worth, TX)
Programs Offered:
Associates of Applied Science in Health Information Management
Certificate in Long Term Care Administration
Texas A&M Health Science Center (College Station, TX / McAllen, TX / Temple, TX)
Programs Offered:
Doctor of Philosophy in Health Services Research (Ph.D)
Health Systems Management Certificate
Master of Health Administration
Master of Health Administration (MHA)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Public Health Occupational & Environmental Health - emphasis on Occupational Health
Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management
Master of Public Health in Social & Behavioral Health - concentration in Border Health
Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH)
Texas Southern University (Houston, TX)
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Health Administration
Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management
Master of Science in Health Care Administration
Texas State University-San Marcos (San Marcos, TX)
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Healthcare Administration
Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management
Master in Healthcare Administration
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (Lubbock, TX)
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Clinical Services Management (online)
Texas Woman's University (Denton, TX)
Programs Offered:
Certificate in Health Care Management
Master of Health Systems Management
Master of Health Systems Management/Masters in Business Administration
Masters in Healthcare Administration
Masters in Healthcare Administration/Masters in Business Administration
The University of Texas at Arlington - Online (Arlington, TX)
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration
Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration/Bachelor of Science in Biology
The University of Texas at Dallas (Richardson, TX)
Programs Offered:
Master of Science in Healthcare Management
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (Houston, TX)
Programs Offered:
Doctor of Public Health
Master of Public Health
Trinity University (San Antonio, TX)
Programs Offered:
Master of Science in Health Care Administration
University of Houston-Clear Lake (Houston, TX)
Programs Offered:
Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration
Master of Business Administration/Master of Healthcare Administration
Master of Science in Healthcare Administration
University of North Texas (Denton, TX)
Programs Offered:
Master of Business Administration: Health Services Management Concentration
University of Phoenix (Dallas, TX / Houston, TX)
Programs Offered:
Doctor of Health Administration (online)
University of the Incarnate Word (San Antonio, TX)
Programs Offered:
MAA - Healthcare Administration (online)


In addition to the campus based programs, there are numerous online programs available for many of the common Health Administration degree types (Associate, Bachelors, Masters) and specialties. Please feel free to use the links on the left-hand side of this page to explore some of the online degree programs available. Thanks for visiting!