The BHA requires the successful completion of a total of 120 credit hours of study.
A student must complete at least 30 credit hours in General Education to receive a BHA degree. A student must also complete 27 credit hours of Health Administration core courses and a BHA capstone course. The remaining credit hours consist of elective courses.
HA 101 is mandatory for students who neither have prior work experience in the field of Health Administration nor have taken similar courses prior to enrolling in this program.
BHA Program Objectives
Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:
Utilize a broad knowledge of the foundation concepts and advanced topics in health administration and management
Apply management theories in practice, especially as applied to health administration and management
Conduct health information searches using up-to-date information technology
Analyze health care data using statistical knowledge to guide management decision making
Operate in the healthcare management field in various organizations and work with health professionals