College of Health and Science

Health Care Administration Major (BA Adult; Online Only)

This program is designed to give students the knowledge and skills to become leaders in any health care field. Throughout the Health Care Administration degree program, students will develop practical experience and confidence that will help them succeed in a rapidly changing health care industry. The coursework explores current trends and events in the health care industry, evaluates how various business principles shape and affect these trends, and emphasizes the role of leaders within the health care industry.

General Education Requirements

All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Arts degree consists of a major of typically 30 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.

Required (and in sequence)
HCR 250Leadership Communication4
HCR 220Epidemiological Foundation4
HCR 350Healthcare Diversity and Global Issues4
HCR 400Health Care Finance4
HCR 425Health Care Economics4
HCR 435Ethics and Decision Making in Health Care Environments4
HCR 440Legal Environment for Healthcare Managers4
HCR 340Health Care Information Systems4
HCR 325Compliance and Regulatory Requirements4
HCR 300Strategic Leadership of Resources, People and Teams4
Total Credits40