health administration


Health Administration

As the large baby-boomer population ages, the healthcare industry as a whole will see an increase in demand and strain on resources. The Health Administration major is an applied business degree that prepares students with the theoretical business foundations as well as the practical skills required for careers including health information management directors, business analysts, practices administrators, clinical directors, and health services managers.


Learning OutcomesHealth Administration
All students in the business programs will demonstrate:

  • Communication abilities – concise written and oral
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Quantitative and statistical analysis
  • Ethical reasoning skills
  • Leadership and team work skills
  • Information technology skills
  • Integrative experience demonstrating the ability to synthesize and apply knowledge and skills


In addition to the overall business program learning outcomes, students in the health administration major will demonstrate skill in:

  • Navigating and managing health insurance plans
  • Managing resources, including human resources, of an organization
  • Addressing the issues and problems in the delivery of health services
  • Ethical reasoning and decision-making relating to health administration
  • Problem-solving, synthesizing, and applying knowledge and skills relating to health administration