Loyola University Chicago

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing

Career Outlook

 A Rewarding Career Path

Healthcare continues to be a leading producer of jobs and an excellent option for individuals seeking a rewarding career. According to the U.S. Department of Labor / Bureau of Labor Statistics, healthcare created more jobs than any other sector in the past two years. From June 2017 to June 2018, employment in health care increased by 309,000 as employment in ambulatory care services continued to trend up. Graduates with healthcare administration degrees find themselves working in diverse sectors of the healthcare industry, including government agencies, pharmaceutical companies, health and hospital systems, consulting firms and the healthcare supply chain.


The following resources provide information on the nature of work, earning expectation, and job outlook for health services managers.

Occupational Outlook Handbook: Medical & Health Services Managers

ExploreHEALTHCareers: Health Manager