BSBA in Hospital Healthcare Administration

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree program in Hospital Healthcare Administration a 120-credit program. It is appropriate for students who wish to work or are currently working in responsible management positions in a wide variety of medical and healthcare institutions and organizations, physicians' group practices and voluntary and governmental agencies. 

What You Will Learn in the BSBA Degree in Hospital Healthcare Administration

The BSBA in Hospital Healthcare Administration degree is designed to provide students with the managerial skills, attitudes, and knowledge needed for administrative/management careers in the healthcare field.

All students in the BSBA in Hospital Healthcare Administration program must complete a capstone requirement, Business Policy, which integrates content across the degree program and validates the students' knowledge.

BSBA in Hospital Healthcare Administration Credit Distribution

Subject Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 60
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • Written Communication
(6)
  • Oral Communication
(3)
  • Quantitative Literacy
(3)
  • Information Literacy
(3)
B. Civic and Global Learning 9
  • Diversity
(3)
  • Ethics
(3)
  • Civic Engagement
(3)
C. Knowledge of Human Cultures 12
D. Understanding the Physical and Natural World 4-7
E. Mathematics 6
F. General Education Electives 14-17
II. Professional Business Requirements 36
  • Financial Accounting
(3)
  • Managerial Accounting
(3)
  • Business Law
(3)
  • Principles of Management
(3)
  • Computer Concepts and Applications/Introduction to Computers/CIS
(3)
  • Introduction to Marketing
(3)
  • Principles of Finance
(3)
  • Business in Society or International Management
(3)
  • Macroeconomics
(3)
  • Microeconomics
(3)
  • Business/Managerial Communications
(3)
  • Strategic Management
(3)
III. Area of Study: Hospital Healthcare Administration 18
  • Specialization Subjects
    • Administrative Theory
    • Computer Use in Hospital OR Health Care Organization
    • Economics of Health Care
    • Health Care Organization (Health Care Management Procedures)
    • Hospital Accounting Systems
    • Purchasing Management
    • Quality of Care
    • Sociology of Health
(18)
Business Electives 9
IV. Electives 6
Total 120

  • How Students Earn Credit in the Area of Study: Credits in this area of study may be completed through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), examinations or courses from other colleges.
  • Degree Requirements: College Algebra OR Quantitative Business Analysis AND Statistics (can be fulfilled in Gen Ed Requirements or Electives)

Note 1: The above list of subjects is offered as a guide. Other subjects may also be considered appropriate for this major area of study.

Note 2: Subjects listed can either be courses transferred from other colleges/universities or credits earned through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA).

IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT ALL BSBA STUDENTS, REGARDLESS OF AREA OF STUDY, INCLUDE A BUSINESS ETHICS SUBJECT AS PART OF THE GENERAL EDUCATION OR FREE ELECTIVES COMPONENT OF THEIR DEGREE.

How Students Earn Credit in the Area of Study: Credits in this area of study may be completed through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), examinations or courses from other colleges.