Health Administration Bachelor's Program

Online Accelerated BSBA Degree - Health Administration

Enter the Fast-Paced World of Health Administration

Health care in the United States is undergoing rapid, radical change. Patients and the health care practitioners who serve them need support from trained administrators. If you feel your talents and interests point towards a career in health administration, start preparing now with GMercyU.

Our two-year Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) with a concentration in Health Administration degree completion program features targeted knowledge that can equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to provide support to health care practitioners and the patients they serve.

The GMercyU Difference

After completing your BSBA with us, you can:

  • Advance towards management-track roles in any field
  • Change to a health care-focused career path
  • Prepare for graduate-level management education, such as our MBA in Health Care Administration

You can choose to attend classes online or in person at one of our three satellite campus locations—whichever suits your schedule and personal learning style. Both formats accommodate your work and family obligations, and connect you to a caring, committed learning community where you can build personal and professional relationships that will transform your life.

Curriculum

The BSBA in Health Administration is a two-year degree completion program offered through our School of Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS). We’ve developed it for students who have at least 46 credits of previous college experience.

Our curriculum includes a set of required business and health administration courses, plus general education and elective courses. The general education and electives you take will vary depending on your previous college experience.

Required Courses
ACC302 Financial Accounting
BUS310 Principles of Finance
BUS323 Business Management and Leadership
BUS342 Business Statistics
BUS371 Human Resource Management
BUS378 Healthcare Risk Management
BUS405 Marketing Management
BUS4001 Seminar: Business Policies and Strategy
ENG215 Technical Writing
HA312 Healthcare Planning
HA401 Healthcare Financial Planning
HA402 Legal Issues in Health Administration
PHL2000 Encountering Ethics
PSY321 Group Processes
RS2000 Encountering Sacred Writings
SOC311 Sociology of Medicine

Credit Requirement
A minimum of 120 credits is required to earn a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in health administration.

To review course descriptions, please refer to the Undergraduate Catalog (PDF)

Join the Next Generation of Health Administrators

The BSBA in Health Administration is a degree completion program. Building on your previous college experience, it blends general business and health care-specific course content to equip you with the technical knowledge and practical skills you need to succeed. You will enhance your skills as a presenter, researcher, and writer while developing your managerial capabilities.

As a graduate of our program, you will be able to:

  • Produce business-related papers using APA format
  • Prepare written business communications
  • Apply knowledge and skills to make appropriate business decisions
  • Apply ethical and moral decision-making principles to business situations
  • Display appropriate quantitative problem-solving abilities in the context of a business problem
  • Demonstrate the ability to use appropriate technological skills required for business professionals
  • Demonstrate the ability to find, evaluate, and apply sources of information relevant to business issues and situations
  • Understand health care industry-specific issues such as regulation, business models, financial management and accounting
  • Apply general management theories to problems in health care workplace settings

The small class environment at GMercyU fosters collaboration and learning experiences based on real-world situations. In addition, we integrate consideration for ethical decision-making into all of our courses.  As you prepare for your professional goals, you will also refine your personal code of ethics.

A Learning Community That Inspires Success

At GMercyU, we’ve developed an academic community that supports ambitious learners. We select faculty members who demonstrate significant industry experience, academic achievement, and a passion for teaching. We keep class sizes small, so you can develop meaningful working relationships with your professors and peers.

We also help you prepare for your transition from student to alumnus. From the moment you enroll, our focus is on helping you discover the Next.

Learn More About Our Health Administration Bachelor's Today

Prepare to thrive in business: earn your BSBA in Health Administration program with GMercyU. Call 844-707-9064 or send e-mail to accelerate@gmercyu.edu to contact an admissions counselor. You also can begin your online application now!

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