Bachelor of Arts in Healthcare Administration

Gain the knowledge you need to successfully manage cost-effective, quality healthcare delivery. This major addresses the perspective of the patient, provider, payer, and population. Through this lens you’ll assess the real-world impact of health policy, learn to leverage the latest advances in healthcare technology, and develop the organizational leadership and management skills needed to deliver high-quality care.

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At a Glance

Classes Begin
June 17
Hybrid or Online
Course Length
10 Weeks
Transferable Credit
Bachelor's Degree
Per Credit
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Skills You'll Learn

Evaluate practical policy approaches to complex problems in the health industry

Employ management principles within today’s healthcare setting

Analyze economic and health data to inform strategic decisions


Common Core Courses
Major Courses
Elective Courses

Electives vary based on the amount of credits transferred. Your advisor will obtain any necessary approvals from the academic director.

Career Outcomes

Predicted outcomes for graduates of Bachelor of Arts in Healthcare Administration

Opportunities for healthcare managers and administrators is projected to grow by 20% through 2026, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In fact, 25% of all new jobs created will be related to healthcare.

As the baby-boomer population ages, the need for healthcare services including nursing care will rise, and administrators who will oversee medical information and healthcare staff will be in demand.

With the rising use of electronic health records, managers with knowledge of health information technology will have the best prospects.

Job Titles

Administrative Director
Business Administrator
Proactive Office Manager
Health Policy Analyst
Medical and Health Service Manager

Healthcare Administrator Salary: National Average


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Flexible Online Classes

We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.

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