Bachelor Of Science In Healthcare Administration
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100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 75% of the degree
Next Start Date
May 11, 2020
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Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Pursue Your Passion of Healthy Living with Liberty’s Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare Administration

Liberty University is devoted to helping you pursue your passions with excellence. Our online Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration will prepare you for careers in the healthcare management field. We know you are passionate about serving in the healthcare administration field. That’s why we are committed to helping you achieve your dreams.

What is Healthcare Administration?

Healthcare administrators plan, direct, and coordinate medical and health services for organizations and businesses. As a healthcare administrator, you will manage the benefits of employees as well as bridge the gap between benefits and physicians. These needs require a broad background in business skills as well as specialized knowledge of the healthcare field. With Liberty’s B.S. in Healthcare Administration, you will get the training and knowledge you need.

Our Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus. An internship is strongly recommended with this degree and will provide valuable, real-world experience to help establish you in the healthcare management or administration field and provide important networking opportunities.

Our Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus. An internship is strongly recommended with this degree and will provide valuable, real-world experience to help establish you in the healthcare management or administration field and provide important networking opportunities.

Our Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration is offered completely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus. An internship is strongly recommended with this degree and will provide valuable, real-world experience to help establish you in the healthcare management or administration field and provide important networking opportunities.

Our bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration is offered completely online. Because you don’t have to travel to a campus, you can remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community. You can take your healthcare courses online and save time and money.

Unlike many online healthcare programs, Liberty’s bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration provides opportunities to seek an internship. An internship is strongly recommended with this degree and will provide valuable, real-world experience. Having this experience will help establish you in the healthcare management and administration field and provide important networking opportunities.

 

 

 


Why Choose Liberty for Your Healthcare Administration Bachelor’s Degree?

Our healthcare administration degree program is a leader in health administration education. Professionals with real-world experience in clinical and leadership settings teach courses within this program. You will be immersed in legal issues in today’s healthcare business environment. You will also study interactions between political, cultural, and economic factors as you dive into ethics and policies.

What professional skills will I gain from the B.S. in Healthcare Administration?

The skills and knowledge you can gain through the B.S. in Healthcare Administration will equip you for many fields and roles. If you earn a healthcare management degree online from Liberty, you will gain many marketable skills that apply to any industry:

  • Leadership and management skills
  • Budget-setting and cost-saving techniques
  • Management skills for large-scale projects
  • Business communication for any setting
  • Marketing and public relations knowledge

What can you do with a healthcare administration degree?

Bachelor’s degrees in healthcare administration are designed to provide a mix of practical business skills and healthcare expertise. Liberty’s B.S. in Healthcare Management provides this balance of general business content and specialized healthcare industry studies while helping you merge both into a useful whole. Having this variety of content can help you handle any health management challenges in the field.

Our healthcare degree online format is designed to help you pursue your passion. You want more than a career — you want to make an impact. With our degree in health administration, you can learn how to be a successful leader and manager in the field.


What Will You Learn in Our Healthcare Administration Bachelor’s Degree?

Liberty’s bachelor’s in healthcare management degree online will provide you with the training needed to tackle challenges in the field. You will study what makes healthcare organizations effective, learn strategic planning methods, and master proven business management techniques. You will explore administrative and financial principles necessary for making informed decisions in the health administration field.

Students completing an online degree in healthcare administration will gain a better understanding of healthcare policy and essential business skills. Our program prepares students for success through a strong foundation in business and management for any career they choose.

Through our program, you will be well-equipped for health benefits roles in corporate business, nonprofits, public service organizations, and many other fields. Healthcare administrators need to be prepared for many important responsibilities, including:

  • Assessing and improving the delivery of healthcare services
  • Working with healthcare facilities to set and accomplish departmental goals
  • Meeting state and federal law compliance requirements
  • Recruiting, training, and managing healthcare support employees
  • Managing budgets and saving costs without compromising quality
  • Establishing and maintaining records systems for staff and clients

Through Liberty’s health administration degree online program, you will learn from professors who have real-world experience in a variety of fields. Our faculty have first-hand experience in hospital administration, clinical settings, outpatient facilities, and nearly every specialized field of health administration. You will learn from their vast years of experience, combined with your knowledge, to grow in practice and leadership.

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Healthcare Administration Degree Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from across the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:

  • Tuition discounts — $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times
  • Potential college credit for military training

Potential Career Options with a Bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration Online Degree

  • Long-term care center administrator
  • Human resources management roles
  • Healthcare financial managment roles
  • Medical staff relations director
  • Physician office manager
  • Higher education health benefits coordinator

Our students’ career goals vary, and that is why our online healthcare management program is such a great fit. As a student, we know that you are working tirelessly to pursue your passion. Liberty University will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to be confident in any industry you choose. Liberty’s bachelor’s degree in healthcare management can help open doors for a new job or to build your career.

Admission Requirements for Healthcare Administration 

Applicants must have a 2.0 or above cumulative GPA for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions related information.

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form**
  • A High School Self-Certification form
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first. 

Highlights of Liberty’s Online Healthcare Administration Degree Program

  • Liberty is ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility by BestColleges.com — and ranked as the #2 online school in America by Niche.com. Earning your online B.S. in Healthcare Administration degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition will set you apart from others in your field.
  • Your success is our success, which is why we’re committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we’ve frozen tuition rates for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 4 years — and counting.
  • To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!
  • Networking opportunities are available with other healthcare management professionals in the program from around the country.
  • Students may be eligible to earn additional credit through life experience.
  • This program is offered in an 8-week course format, with 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times.
  • You’ll demonstrate knowledge of essential skills needed in the industry.
  • Students taking HLTH 491 — Grantsmanship will have free access to Foundation Center once enrolled in the course. Foundation Center is the world’s leading source of information on philanthropy, fundraising, and grant programs.