Major in Health Care Administration and Management (B.S.)

Our health care administration and management curriculum provides an interdisciplinary approach to health care, including the business of health care, as well as a broader understanding of global health, access to care, disease and prevention. The program is designed to prepare students for employment as entry-level leaders and managers of health care facilities.

To earn the bachelor’s degree in health care administration and management, students take a minimum of 23 courses (71 credits).

Business core requirements:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Management and Organizational Behavior
  • Business Communication
  • Financial Management in Health Care
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Health Care and Medical Ethics
  • Health Care Law
  • Strategic Business Planning
  • Quantitative Methods for Business or Applied Calculus
  • Statistical Methods

Other required courses:

  • Human Biology: Physiology and Health or Anatomy and Physiology I and II
  • Health Care Systems
  • Quality Assurance and Risk Management in Health Care
  • Human Resources Management
  • Medical Terminology
  • Health Care Informatics
  • Care of Families in Transition: Aging and End of Life Care
  • Public Health and Disaster Response Planning
  • Global Health
  • Social Problems
  • Internship