- 3.5 years
- 124 total semester hours
- Part-time and full-time options
- Summer Term
- Fall Term
Online BS in Health Care Administration Overview
Hone your leadership skills to advance your career through Methodist University’s online health care administration degree. There is currently a growing need for health care administrators, and this degree will provide you the knowledge base and experience needed to join an expanding field. Designed to prepare you to lead in a variety of health care settings, this program is one of the state’s few AUPHA accredited programs. Our dedicated and dynamic faculty will equip you with the skills to identify innovative business and health solutions from a comprehensive, top-down perspective. Each teacher has years of real-world experience so that each student can gain the tools they need to be successful.
Obtain real-world work experience through the program’s internship opportunity. In your senior year, your internship course features mentorship by a health care administrator to understand the challenges and nuances of the health care field. As a result, you will be prepared to balance both the theory and practice of health care administration as you aim to advance your career.
Classes start Fall 2021
Courses are 8 weeks
60 semester hours in major (124 total)
Part-time and full-time options
Yellow Ribbon school
Become a Health Care Leader
The online BS in Health Care Administration will provide you with a diverse and holistic skill set to help you lead in hospitals, private practices, and other medical facilities. You’ll learn how to oversee staff operations as they push to offer the best possible care, apply effective managerial principles that cater to health systems, and identify areas in the organization that can be improved.
Jobs that you can pursue after graduation include:
- Clinic Administrator
- Nursing Home Administrator
- Health Care Program Director
- Health Care Administrator
- Health Information Manager
- Consulting Health Care Administrator
About Methodist University
Founded in 1956 as a liberal arts college, Methodist University now serves more than 2,300 students from 42 states and 77 countries. Methodist University is focused on high-quality experiences that nurture moral values and ethical decision-making to prepare students for a variety of careers and pursuits. Courses are taught by experts in their field.
Methodist University is located just a few miles from Fort Bragg and Pope Army Airfield, with several former and current MU faculty who served in the military. As members of the same community, MU has a unique understanding of the specific needs of service members, veterans and their families. Ranked annually as a top-tier university, MU provides a high-quality, convenient, flexible and cost-effective education that supports both personal and professional goals.