Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration

DeVry University

Program Description

Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration

DeVry University

As the healthcare industry changes and evolves, there is a need to find passionate, seasoned and skilled professionals with an in-depth knowledge of healthcare's particular needs and challenges to lead the way forward. That's why we've created a bachelor's in Healthcare Administration degree program, with specializations in Healthcare Informatics and Healthcare Management, taught by professors who are practitioners in their field and can provide you with the insight you need to become successful in the field of your choice.

By earning a Healthcare Administration degree, you can graduate with a knowledge of healthcare policy and the technological landscape, as well as business skills that can be applied in the complex health services sector. This combination of skills, along with a familiarity with the terminology and structure of our current healthcare system, provides a strong foundation for a healthcare administration career.


The healthcare industry is changing at a rapid pace and the number of careers in healthcare continues to grow. Earning your bachelor's degree in Healthcare Administration with a specialization in Healthcare Informatics or Healthcare Management may give you the knowledge and credentials to move forward into a very rewarding career.

When you earn your bachelor's degree in Healthcare Administration, you can be prepared to lead the way to the future of the healthcare industry. Careers in healthcare administration could involve the following responsibilities:

  • Increasing efficiencies and cost controls
  • Helping to lead industry efforts to digitize medical records
  • Leveraging security methods to keep electronic medical information secure
  • Working to build strong inter-disciplinary teams from medical practitioners to administrators
  • Managing compliance with new and changing regulations by utilizing new technologies

DeVry University graduates in Healthcare Administration can be prepared to enter one of many career fields:

  • Healthcare Administrator*
  • Clinical Administrative Coordinator*
  • Admissions Coordinator
  • Business Office Supervisor
  • Medical Office Manager
  • Assistant Administrator*
  • Health Information Manager
  • Health Informatics Specialist
  • Health Information Management Technician

Healthcare administration jobs are growing in a number of industries, including:

  • Healthcare facilities
  • Doctors' offices
  • Hospital networks
  • Insurance companies
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated August 13, 2016
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8 semesters
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USA Chicago, Illinois
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USA New York, New York
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Duration 8 semesters
Price - Undergraduate cost per credit hour: 609 USD new students, 250 USD active duty military, 518 USD alumni (up to 24 credit hours), 426 - 579 USD corporate and government partners.