Become a Leader in Health Care
Through Methodist University’s online BS in Health Care Administration, you will gain a dynamic skill set to lead in a variety of health care settings. The program, designed by faculty with extensive administrative experience in the field, will prepare you to advance your career in a rapidly expanding industry.
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Real-World Health Care Solutions
Methodist University’s online BS in Health Care Administration prepares students to balance health care theory and practice. Through this approach, students are given the opportunity to explore critical thinking processes that will have tangible benefits as they enter the field. Specifically, the coursework focuses on giving students the tools to respond to real-world challenges with modern, innovative health care solutions.
The program is structured to prepare you for management and administrator positions after graduation. With this goal in mind, you will learn how to support other medical professionals in offering the best possible care to patients. As a future leader in a private practice, hospital, or medical center, you will engage with topics that include organizational behavior, strategic planning, and health systems operations management.
Health care administrators are in high demand across an array of work environments. From the online BS in Health Care Administration, you will be fully equipped to become a leader in a variety of health care settings. Graduates of the program have gone onto careers in hospitals, private physicians’ offices, and long- or short-term patient care facilities. You will be equipped to become administrative services managers, which, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, earn an average salary of $96,940.1 These positions are expected to grow by 6% through 2029.Careers and Salaries
The program’s curriculum has been carefully constructed to prepare students for health care administrator positions after graduation. Through subjects that include health care organizational management, health care economics and finance, organizational behavior, and health care policy, you will gain the skills necessary to enter a flourishing industry.Preview Courses
In the online Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration, you’ll:
- Apply critical problem-solving skills to health care problems.
- Communicate professionally and effectively with other health care professionals and patients.
- Understand the different payment systems employed by health care systems.
- Analyze the costs of maintaining effective health care services.
- Implement management principles and techniques across different health systems.
- Support health professionals to offer the best possible care to patients.
The online BS in Health Care Administration degree costs $400 per semester hour and has 124 semester hours. Learn more about the affordability of your education at Methodist University. If you or a family member are a veteran or active-duty service member, visit our Military Support page.Tuition and Fees
Enjoy an online learning environment that offers the same quality as in-person courses, including dedicated faculty members and an overall caring, friendly atmosphere for achieving your professional and personal goals.
You’ll also have access to all academic support services. That means you’ll get personalized assistance you need, such as access to the tutoring and writing centers. Experience a distinctive education in a flexible environment that fits your schedule.Explore Online Learning
You can earn a high-quality education from a private institution without worrying about the cost. As a Yellow Ribbon school and a university where 97% of students qualify for financial aid, Methodist is committed to affordability.
Learn more about federal student loans and grants, military benefits, and scholarship opportunities. We’re proud to make your goals as affordable as possible.Financial Aid Options
Frequently Asked Questions
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As is the case with any school, you may incur costs beyond tuition, such as textbooks, supplies, and other fees. Take these costs into consideration as you budget for your education.
You can review the tuition costs for this program here.
At this time, we do not offer a virtual open house, however we’re always looking for ways to make the student experience great.
There are a total of 41 courses in the program, with 20 of those courses focusing on health care administration.
No, the online BS in Health Care Administration is an online program that features an in-person internship opportunity.
The application deadline for the Spring Term is Dec. 12, 2020.