Bachelor of Science in Health Administration

Prepare to become a healthcare professional who can adapt to constant change with our Bachelor of Science in Health Administration (BSHA) program. You’ll learn using a combination of up-to-date software, innovative simulations and case studies. This degree can also be customized with a Long-Term Care Certificate or elective tracks in the areas that interest you.

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What you'll study

An industry as diverse as healthcare needs people who understand the different facets of a healthcare business environment. With our Bachelor of Science in Health Administration (BSHA) you can learn the knowledge and skills — like communications, finance, regulations, technologies and ethics — needed to keep things running smoothly and address challenges in stride.

Our curriculum is designed to align with leading industry and academic organizations like the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) and will provide you with the foundational knowledge needed to help others in today’s dynamic healthcare industry. Completing the program will give you the opportunity to pursue a focus that interests you and can help you expand your career opportunities.

Since our BSHA has met the Healthcare Information and Management System Society’s (HIMSS) rigorous standards for quality health IT or healthcare education, we’ve been named an Approved Education Partner (AEP) of HIMSS. This allows us to offer HIMSS-approved review courses and education programs that prepare you for advanced knowledge in health IT or healthcare.

We’ve also joined the HIMSS Academic Organizational Affiliate (AOA) program, which means we can offer our eligible healthcare and health IT students a complimentary HIMSS individual membership. The membership connects students with networking opportunities, career services, professional development opportunities and much more.

You want to enter the healthcare industry. Explore the offerings and information below to see how our BSHA program can help.

Requirements and prerequisites

You will need XXX credits to complete this program, which may be earned from a combination of required and elected courses. However, required courses may vary based on previous experience, training or transferable credits. View general requirements.

ACHE is a registered trademark of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

AUPHA is a registered trademark of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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Relevant Curriculum


Learn through up-to-date software, innovative simulations and case studies that reflect real-world situations.

Career Preparation


Empower your career with knowledge and skills that will help prepare you for facing real-world challenges.

Finish your degree faster


Transfer prior college credits or have relevant work experience evaluated for potential credit.

Modality


Earn your degree online or on-campus through one five-week course at a time.

Customize Your Degree


Further specialize your degree with a certificate in Long-Term Care or elective tracks in areas that interest you.

Faculty


Learn from instructors who an average of 21 years of experience working in the healthcare field.

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Core courses

Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program will include the following courses:

Customize your degree

In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Health Professions graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.

Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) report for the Bachelor of Science in Health Administration program.

Each college or school creates a set of Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) to describe the knowledge, skills or attitudes that students will possess upon completion of the program of study.

Review the annual assessment results (PDFs) for this program.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Health Professions graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.

Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) report for the Bachelor of Science in Health Administration program.

Each college or school creates a set of Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) to describe the knowledge, skills or attitudes that students will possess upon completion of the program of study.

Review the annual assessment results (PDFs) for this program.

Make an informed choice

We believe that students and families should be prepared financially for college and understand gainful employment opportunities before starting any program. So we want to ensure you have the information you need to make an informed choice - information like what it will cost, the skills you'll learn through your chosen program, and the types of occupations the program prepares you for. For important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program:

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