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Healthcare Administration and Management, B.S. (Online)

CBU's online Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration and Management degree program prepares students to address healthcare challenges through a multidisciplinary approach. 

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Program Intro

Students in the online Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration and Management degree program will receive valuable training in order to meet current and future healthcare management trends. 

48 Units

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16 Months to Completion

*Based on a full-time course load and prior completion of general education and elective requirements

$520 +fees Cost Per Unit

*Based on current academic year. Subject to change.

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Why Earn Your B.S. in Healthcare Administration and Management (Online) at CBU?

Advance in the Healthcare Field

As opportunities continue to grow in the healthcare industry, there is an increased demand for highly qualified administration and management professionals. Graduates of CBU's online B.S. in Healthcare Administration and Management program will have the knowledge required to work within diverse professional or supervisory healthcare roles. This program is perfect for students starting their careers in healthcare administration as well as those seeking career advancement from clinical/technical roles into supervisory/management roles.

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Program Details

Students graduating with a Bachelor of Healthcare Administration and Management will be able to:

  1. Effectively present information orally and in writing.
  2. Analyze and describe business and organizational management skills required in healthcare settings.
  3. Identify and describe skills required for ethical leadership in healthcare.
  4. Identify and describe concepts of healthcare quality management.
  5. Analyze and describe the administration and management of healthcare resources.
  6. Identify and analyze factors that influence health and wellness.
  7. Examine the role and related effects of healthcare law, policy, and regulation.
  8. Integrate a Christian perspective as it relates to healthcare administration.

HCA 405: Quality Management in Healthcare

This course presents a study of the foundational components of healthcare quality management with a strong emphasis on creating a culture of continuous improvement through performance evaluation and measurement, patient safety, and quality and safety reliability. 

HSC 306: Pathophysiology for Public Health

This course introduces students to the basic pathogenesis of disease in human beings. The course will describe the most common disorders as they relate to each major body system while exploring the etiology, risk factors, diagnostic and prognostic procedures of each disease.

COM 425: Organizational Communication

Examination of the nature and process of communication in modern organizations, including theories, change strategies, internal personnel relations, and conflict management, as they relate to organizational cultures.

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Janet Bonome, Dr.PH

Associate Professor of Public Health
Chair, Department of Public Health Sciences

Office Phone: 951-343-2176
Office Location: Health Science Campus H140

Is financial aid available to help pay for online programs?
Our online degrees offer a reputable and more affordable option for earning your bachelor’s, master's or doctorate degree. When pursuing an online degree, students are freed from the financial obligations that accompany some traditional degrees, such as room accommodations, gas and parking. Additionally, CBU has partnered with select employers to provide their employees with the opportunity to improve their career through their educational goals and receive a 20% tuition scholarship. Learn more about tuition and financial aid.

Are CBU's online programs accredited? 
California Baptist University (CBU), which includes all programs offered online, is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). Many prospective students are uncertain about which college degrees employers or universities will accept. This regional accreditation by WSCUC means you can be confident that your CBU degree is recognized and respected by schools and companies across the country.

CBU Online has received various awards and has been ranked in the top 50 in the nation - best online bachelor’s degree category by U.S. News & World Report for 7 consecutive years.

What resources do I need to complete my degree online?
To complete your online degree, you will need access to a computer, Wi-Fi and a word processor like Microsoft Word. These are necessary to access the student learning system and complete your assignments. Some programs may require different resources. Check with your enrollment counselor for specific expectations upon applying for your program, or you can view additional information here.

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When you complete and submit your application to CBU, a friendly and knowledgeable admissions counselor will guide you through the admissions process and all the necessary steps to become a Lancer.

CBU accepts applications for online enrollment throughout the year, and most online degree programs can start at 6 semester entry points per calendar year.

2024 Online Semester Classes Begin
Spring 2024 - Session 2 March 4
Summer 2024 - Session 1 May 6
Summer 2024 - Session 2 July 1
Fall 2024 - Session 1 September 2
Fall 2024 - Session 2 October 28

How to Apply

Career Possibilities

  • Medical Services Administrator
  • Health Services Manager
  • Clinical Manager
  • Community Health Manager
  • Health Policy Analyst
  • Health Manager
  • Health Director
  • Healthcare Program Director

*Some career options may require further education.

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Next Steps

Join a growing group of accomplished alumni who earned their degree while balancing career and family goals. To begin your journey at California Baptist University and connect with your God-given calling, request more information or apply today!