Health Administration Department
The Health Administration Department offers programs for you to seek employment in administrative or managerial positions in the ever-expanding health care sector. Graduates from our programs go on to work in hospitals, clinics, managed-care companies, health-insurance companies, law and health-marketing firms.
Our dedicated and highly-qualified faculty have extensive training and professional experience in their specialty areas.
Our students can choose to complete their Health Administration education with in-class and online courses. This flexibility makes it possible for working professionals to complete a Bachelor of Science degree completely with online courses .
Students may be interested in an accelerated, dual-degree BS/MPH program with the Dornsife School of Public Health of Drexel University. Qualified students will be able to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Services Administration and a Master of Public Health degree in only five years. The HSAD program is an Associate Member of the Association of Undergraduate Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA).
Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration
If you have an interest in management, health services administration will prepare you for a variety of settings. Settings include hospitals and doctors’ offices, various ambulatory care facilities, insurance companies, human resources or benefits offices of any large employer. Some students may pursue public policy, where they may work in local, state or federal level offices or community public health departments. Students may work in pharmaceutical companies, marketing or consulting firms, and non-profit organizations, especially those organizations focused on health issues or particular populations.
Minor in Health Services Administration
Many students interested in a health career take on a Health Services Administration minor. The courses introduce students to the U.S. health care sector, and also offers several electives in areas such as history of the US health care system, culture and health, religious influences on health, health humanities, health care ethics and various health management electives.
Master of Health Administration
The MHA program is designed to provide students with essential knowledge required for senior managerial and planning work within the health services and systems sectors.
Medical Billing and Coding Certificate Program—Undergraduate
Begin or enhance your career with this online option in medical billing and coding.
Health Administration Faculty