B.A. in Healthcare Administration

BA in Healthcare Administration

B.A. in Healthcare Administration

The world of healthcare is one of today’s most rapidly growing and changing industries. Workers are needed not only in delivering direct care to patients, but expertise is also required to understand the management of healthcare. With new legislation altering the way the industry operates, professionals are needed that will be able to implement  changes in today’s workplace.

The online B.A. in Healthcare Administration at Concordia University Texas is designed to give students an understanding of today’s health care marketplace. You will learn how to navigate the complex world of medical administration, making it easier to gain a job in the largest industry in the United States.

Program Benefits

As a student in the online Healthcare Administration program, you will learn to navigate the complexities of the health care industry in a flexible format ideal for working adults. Our program fosters strong critical thinking skills and gives graduates the tools to be inventive, sharp, and ethical leaders. Courses focus on real world situations, so after graduation, you will be prepared for a career in healthcare administration.

  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Instructors and administrators have created courses that foster a robust understanding of the healthcare industry. Several courses have been developed specifically to address compliance with the Affordable Care Act, and how new legislation is implemented in the workforce. Several courses cover the Affordable Care Act (ACA). You will learn how to comply with ACA and how it is implemented in the workforce.
  • Convenience: Our online programs provide flexibility for students who balance both work schedules and personal commitments. We will ensure that you earn your degree at a pace and schedule that works for you.
  • Year-Round Support: Our online help desk is available for students 24/7/365eBrochure

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Program Map

To earn an online B.A. in Healthcare Administration degree, students must complete the following courses. 128 credit hours are required to graduate, and classes are offered all year. Up to 83 transfer credits are accepted, so you can finish your degree even faster.

Course # Course Title
 MTH 2301 Introduction to Statistics
 BUS 3340 Fundamentals of Human Resource Management
 COM 3331 Organizational Communications
 ECO 2301 Introduction to Macroeconomics
 ECO 2302 Introduction to Microeconomics
 HCA 3311 Consumer Issues in Healthcare
 HCA 3312 Management Essentials of Healthcare Organizations
 HCA 3341 Essentials of Healthcare Ethics
 HCA 3315 Quality Management in Healthcare
 HCA 3330 Information Technology in Healthcare
 HCA 3345 Marketing Management in Healthcare
 HCA 3360 Principles of Healthcare Finance
 HCA 4340 Legal Aspects of Healthcare Administration
 HCA 4360 Healthcare Finance Issues
 HCA 4365 Managing the Healthcare Organization
 HCA 4370 Healthcare Economics
 HCA 4380 Management of Medical Practices
 HCA 4410* Healthcare Administration Practicum
 REL 3333 Introduction to Christian Ethics

*Capstone Project- students will be required to complete an on-ground
practicum at an approved site. HCA 4410 is a 16-week course.


Application Requirements

Applying is simple and fast.

Minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA on all college-level coursework, or minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA if fewer than 12 transferable college credit hours. Students who do not meet the requirements will be evaluated by the admissions committee and may still be eligible for provisional admission to the Adult Degree Program.

Our supportive staff is here to help. Email us at online@concordia.edu or call 844-CTX-CTX1 (844-289-2891) to learn more about the B.A. in Healthcare Administration. Or, click here to begin your application.

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