Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for a healthcare management degree.

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 8,581 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

2% above average compared to other degrees

$ 20,546 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

2% above average compared to other degrees

$ 20,746 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

36% below average compared to other degrees

What do healthcare management graduates earn?

Healthcare management students make an average of $53,334 per year after graduation. This is 20% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 53,334 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 18% of degrees

N/A
% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular healthcare management schools in the US

There are 964 schools in the US that offer a healthcare management degree. The healthcare management schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are University of California-San Diego, University of California-Irvine and University of California-Berkeley. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in healthcare management per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
University of California-San Diego$14,018
University of California-Irvine$13,738
University of California-Berkeley$14,170
California State University-Long Beach$6,730
Boston University$52,082
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor$14,826
University of Southern California$54,259
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus$18,436
Cornell University$52,853
University of Washington-Seattle Campus$10,974

Top US schools for a healthcare management degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering healthcare management degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Harvard University5%$48,949
Northwestern University9%$52,678
University of Pennsylvania9%$53,534
Duke University10%$53,500
Dartmouth College10%$53,368
Vanderbilt University11%$47,664
Johns Hopkins University13%$52,170
Cornell University13%$52,853
Georgetown University16%$52,300
University of Southern California16%$54,259

Cheapest US schools for a healthcare management degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a healthcare management degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Pitt Community College$1,930
GateWay Community College - Phoenix$2,094
Santa Fe College$2,563
College of Central Florida$2,570
Pensacola State College$2,704
Albany Technical College$2,712
Indian River State College$2,764
Southeastern Technical College$2,834
West Georgia Technical College$2,838
Saint Johns River State College$2,839

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