I discuss the frequently asked question I get about how to become a hospital CEO. The path to becoming a hospital CEO or hospital administrator is a long, challenging one; however, it is a tremendously rewarding career. I discuss what degree you need to become a hospital CEO and what qualifications hospital CEO’s have. I cover four categories that a prospective CEO must demonstrate, which include education, experience, mindset, and setting. The content is valuable to early careerists or seasoned veterans, wanting to pursue the hospital CEO path.