The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 22-percent increase in health administration jobs between 2010 and 2020. This makes it a good time to learn job skills in this growing field.
The certificate option in the Bachelor of Science in Health Administration with a concentration in Health Management* allows you to move essential, job-focused courses toward the beginning of your degree program. After completing these core courses, you'll receive a certificate that demonstrates your competency in key health management areas. This means you can look for a new job or try for a promotion while still working toward your degree.
Speak with an Enrollment Representative to find out how the certificate option prepares you for opportunities in health care.
*Maryland residents completing this program will receive a Bachelor of Science in Health Administration with an emphasis in Health Management.
Reference: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, "Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition," Medical and Health Services Managers: bls.gov/ooh/management/medical-and-health-services-managers.htm.