Building upon the expectations of a degree in healthcare administration, the BA in Healthcare Management program takes career preparedness a step further. By combining a broad-based business education with career-ready skills, the program prepares you for success in every aspect of healthcare management.
You’ll take a multidisciplinary approach to problem-solving through a liberal arts curriculum and gain experience through an industry-focused internship opportunity. Once you complete the program, you’ll Graduate READY for a variety of healthcare management and administration responsibilities, including healthcare consultation, critical evaluation, global and cultural leadership, relationship management and more.
Courses for the degree are taught online in 8-week sessions by expert educators committed to helping you prepare for the career you want. The program can be completed through a fully online learning environment that allows you to balance your degree with your full-time professional and personal commitments.
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Illinois CollegeAccolades & Accreditations
Illinois College is consistently ranked as a top college in the Midwest and the country, and as a leader in liberal arts education by esteemed publications such as U.S. News & World Report. In 2017 and 2018, IC was named by Washington Monthly as one of America’s best bang for the buck colleges based on affordability and marketable degrees with good career options for graduates.
Illinois College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
GAIN BUSINESS SKILLS FOR SUCCESS IN HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION
Our online curriculum provides students with the broad-based business skills that are essential in any leadership career. From problem-solving and budgeting to team management and ethical practices, the online healthcare management degree equips students to lead successfully.
GRADUATE READY FOR THE CAREER YOU WANT
Students in the online BA in Healthcare Management program will gain hands-on experience and career-ready skills for the workplace through an industry-focused internship.
LEARN ONLINE IN A FLEXIBLE ENVIRONMENT
Courses for the healthcare management degree are delivered 100% online in an asynchronous format that allows students to take courses full-time or part-time while maintaining their professional and personal schedules.
What Happens after Graduation
Once you’ve completed the online BA in Healthcare Management degree, you’ll Graduate READY to take your healthcare career to the next level with advanced business skills and essential leadership expertise.
Potential Career Outcomes
Health information managers oversee the keeping of medical records within a health facility. They ensure their facility follows the law and that all health information personnel have the resources necessary to do their jobs properly.1
Hospital administrators oversee the diverse functions of a hospital to maintain the safety of its employees and patients. Among various responsibilities, these professionals play a major role in establishing the hospital budget and work to ensure the hospital is following the law.2
Healthcare program managers ensure their health facility is well-stocked on supplies and resources to ensure medical procedures are being conducted properly and that patients receive the effective care they require. They manage projects within a health facility to address any necessary changes or improvements.3
Benefits of Online Learning
Online learning means you can attend class on a schedule that fits conveniently around your life.
Study at Your Own Pace
Adjust your academic track as you see fit and spend as much time on materials as you need.
Equal Standards of Excellence
IC’s online programs offer the same level of academic rigor as those on campus.
Become a Leader
Online students are motivated and graduate with an increased understanding of their own fortitude and excellence.
Tuition & Fees
Illinois College seeks to provide a quality education at an affordable price. The following costs and fees apply to the online B.A. in Healthcare Management program:
|Per Credit||Per Course||Estimated Tuition*|
|$25 per Term|
* Estimated tuition based on maximum transfer credits (88 credits).
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After you express interest in our programs, our trained enrollment counselors are ready to help you through the application process. Get guidance about admissions, transcripts, transfer credits and more.
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If you previously attended college, our transcript team can help apply your past experience to your current academic career. The service they provide helps you understand your potential course of study, giving you the confidence you need to register for the right classes on your academic journey.
Once you’re accepted, our dedicated online advisors help you stay on track. Our online advisors build a personal connection with every student, meaning that you’ll always have a teammate while you’re here.
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- Average Health Information Manager Salary. June 8, 2021. Retrieved on June 21, 2021, from https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Job=Health_Information_Manager/Salary
- Average Hospital Administrator Salary. May 27, 2021. Retrieved on June 21, 2021, from https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Job=Hospital_Administrator/Salary
- Average Healthcare Program Manager Salary. May 24, 2021. Retrieved on June 21, 2021, from https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Job=Healthcare_Program_Manager/Salary
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