Online Medical Degrees and Certifications
Individuals seeking careers in the medical field can earn their medical degree or medical certification online. Your local community, state and private colleges offer degree programs for medical assistants, nursing, medical billing and coding, physical therapy and healthcare administration.
Individuals holding graduate level nursing degrees can study online to obtain their nursing certifications as neonatal nurse practitioners, legal nurse consultants and licensed practical nurses to name a few.
Online Nursing Certifications
- Pediatric Primary Care
- Adult Gerontology Primary, Acute and Mental Health
- Adult Health
- Home Health CNS
- Gerontological CNS
- Ambulatory Care
- Cardiac Rehabilitation
- Diabetes Management
- Cardiac Vascular
- School Nursing
MBA in Healthcare Administration
Already in the healthcare field or hold a bachelors degree in business, nursing or some other area of study and interested in the managerial side of the healthcare field? An MBA in healthcare administration can be earned in as little as 12 months online. With a MBA in Healthcare Administration you could be running a hospital, outpatient care facility, psychiatric facility, an office manager for a physician, a nursing home or outpatient surgical facility.
Jobs For MBA Graduates in Health Care
- Hospital Director
- Clinic Director
- Managed Care Director
- Public Health Agencies
- Physicians Office Manager
- Outpatient Care Centers
- Home Health Care Services
- Nursing Care Facilities
- Outpatient Surgical Center
- Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
- Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
According to a report released by the bureau of labor statistics in May of 2013 health care management positions paid on average $101k/year. The top 10% took home over $155k/year. Specific health care industries with the most employment include general medical and surgical hospitals, physicians offices, nursing homes, home health care service providers and outpatient care centers.
The top paying health care management positions can be found in the pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing industry where on average management execs take home $165k. Instrument manufactures, computer and medical equipment designers and data hosting or data processors also pay in excess of $130k/year
Online Degree Programs
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