Bachelor of Arts in Health Care Administration

Online Health Care Degrees

The Bachelor of Arts in Health Care Administration at Midway College teaches the fundamental skills and knowledge needed to assume leadership or management roles in the healthcare industry. The BA in Health Care Administration online degree program gives students the flexibility to complete their degree and career goals in a convenient way. Five week terms allow students to complete the online BA in Health Care in an accelerated format.

Health Care Courses Include:

- Healthcare Economics
- Ethics in Healthcare
- Healthcare Program Implementation
- Healthcare Policy

During the next decade, it is projected that approximately 3.5 million new jobs will exist in health services (about 16 percent of new jobs total). This number is higher than in any other industry. Hospitals constitute just 2 percent of healthcare operations, yet they employ more than 40 percent of healthcare workers. The majority of other jobs are available in the practices of individual healthcare practitioners or small groups of practitioners.

Program Course Listing

  Semester Hours
General Education Requirements 37
Supporting Courses 6
Principles of Accounting I (BA 210) 3
Principles of Economics (BA 220, BA 221) 3
Health Care Administration Major Requirements 44
Health Care Economics (HCA 300) 3
Ethics in Health Care (HCA 301) 3
Management Information Systems (HCA 305) 3
Health Insurance Claims Management (HCA 307) 3
Health Care Seminar I (HCA 391) 3
Health Care Seminar II (HCA 392) 3
Legal Issues in Health Care (HCA 400) 3
Management and Planning in Health Care (HCA 405) 3
Health Care Program Implementation (HCA 410) 3
Health Care Policy (HCA 412) 3
Health Care Seminar III (HCA 492) 3
Business and Organizational Communication (BA 313) 3
Business Research Methods (BA 319) 3
Principles of Finance (BA 300) 3
Principles of Management (BA 330) 3
Human Resource Management (BA 440) 3
Electives 37 Total 124

*A minimum grade of “C” is required.

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