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The Future Is Bright for Healthcare Careers

With a degree from Peirce College, there’s almost no limit to the healthcare career options available to you. And that’s good news, because healthcare is one of the strongest, fastest growing industries in Philadelphia, and the country.

Today, people are living longer than ever, and that means they need to be cared for longer. Also, healthcare reform is making things even more complicated. These factors are driving the increased demand for qualified healthcare and human service professionals.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics: 

At Peirce, you’ll learn the skills you need to start a successful healthcare career:

Peirce College also offers comprehensive career development services that assist our students by providing personalized guidance for career development in the healthcare industry. To learn more about our career services, visit our Center for Career and Professional Development.

Healthcare Career Options With a Peirce Degree

Here are some examples of job categories that our graduates might pursue after receiving a healthcare degree at Peirce College:

Health Information Administration (HIA) (Bachelor of Science)

  • Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS)
  • Health Information & Analytics
Healthcare Administration (Bachelor of Science)
  • Healthcare Financial Analysis
  • Healthcare Operations
  • Insurance Operations
Health Information Technology (Associate Degree)
  • Healthcare Business Analysis
  • Hospital Facilities Staff
  • Medical Assistants
  • Insurance and Claims Specialists

Graduates with this degree can continue their pursuit of a bachelor’s degree within the HIA program above.

Certificate in Medical Coding

  • Hospital Facilities Staff
  • Medical Assistants
  • Insurance and Claims Specialists
  • Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 

Graduates with this certificate can continue their pursuit of an associate’s degree within the Heath Information Technology program or bachelor’s degree within the HIA program above.

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