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2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Healthcare Administration, B.A.


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Healthcare Administrators direct the operation of hospitals, doctor’s offices, and other types of organizations.  They have responsibility for facilities, services, programs, staff, budgets, relations with other organizations and other management functions.  Healthcare Administrators do not deal directly with patients and do not need a clinical background, but knowledge of healthcare is essential.  They work to change and improve policy in a way that serves patients to improve the healthcare system.

Degree Requirements

Institutional Degree Requirements 

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT


First Year Seminar


Foundations Requirements


Communication course:


Advanced Communication course:


Quantitative Fluency course:


Choose 3 credits of the following Global Citizenship courses or students have the option to complete this requirement by successfully completing 6 credits of the same foreign language:


Disciplinary Perspectives Requirements


Choose 3 credits of the following Arts courses:


Choose 3 credits of the following Social and Behavioral Sciences courses:


Choose 3 credits of the following Natural and Physical Sciences courses:


Constellation Requirement


The Constellation requirement is met when a student completes four courses from a minimum of three disciplines within the Constellation requirements. Students who transfer in 60 credits or more at the time of admission to the college will be waived from the Constellation requirement, except for Education majors. The waiver applies to the requirement for graduation but does not waive the credits to graduate; students need to meet the overall bachelor’s degree credit requirement.

General Elective Courses


Students must complete 27 credits of free elective courses.

Suggested Course Sequence


Freshman Year


Fall (15 credits)


Spring (15 credits)


Sophomore Year


Fall (15 credits)


Spring (15 credits)


Junior Year


Fall (15 credits)


Spring (15 credits)


Senior Year


Fall (15 credits)


Spring (15 credits)


  • 3 credit hours
  • Constellation course 3 credit hours
  • General Free Elective course 3 credit hours
  • General Free Elective course 3 credit hours
  • General Free Elective course 3 credit hours

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