Health Care Administration

Degree Type
Bachelor of Science

Locations
Online

Next Start Date

December 6, 2021

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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION

A Bachelor of Science Degree in Healthcare Administration from City College will give students the confidence and knowledge needed to carry out business functions such as – accounting, hiring, human resources activities, marketing, budget management and many other activities that play essential roles in the daily operations of a healthcare facility. 

Healthcare Administrators are the decision-makers and the backbone of the industry that improve the lives of patients in all facets of the medical industry. It takes more than doctors and nurses to keep the healthcare industry functioning smoothly and efficiently. Administrators are responsible for developing, directing and managing health services to impact patient care in the best way possible. This is why there will always be a high demand for skilled personnel in the healthcare field.

Applicants for this program must have earned an AS degree and/or be in Junior standing or have earned a combination of life credit, credit by means of examination and transfer credit totaling a minimum of 72 credits.

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The City College Healthcare Administration program can be completed in 16 quarters and is designed to cover a wide range of skills and includes courses in healthcare law and ethics, health information systems, regulatory requirements and medical technology. Students will learn all the basics of the U.S. healthcare system, how to develop effective strategies for complex business challenges and real-world people and communication skills.  After all, working in healthcare management means working with people from all walks of life.

Applicants for this program must have earned an AS degree and/or be in Junior standing or have earned a combination of life credit, credit by means of examination and transfer credit totaling a minimum of 72 credits.

program highlights

  • Available as an online program
  • Students can apply to the program with an Associate’s degree from any field
  • No healthcare experience necessary
  • Gives healthcare workers an ability to transition into the administrative side of the industry
  • Accepting transfer credits

core courses

  • Basics of the U.S. Health Care System 
  • Health Care Accounting 
  • Health Care Finance 
  • Health Care Law 
  • Health Care Marketing 
  • Health Information Management Systems

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Career Opportunities

A Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Care Administration from City College is a great place to start if you’re looking for a mid-level healthcare management position. Graduates are qualified to seek employment as:

Nursing Home / Assistant Administrators

Governmental Agency / Office Manager

Hospital Department Manager

Insurance Contract Negotiator

Pharmaceutical Sales Manager

Physician / Chiropractor Office Manager

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* A quarter is made up of 11 weeks and students may carry 8 to 16 credits per quarter.

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