Healthcare Administrators

B.A. in Healthcare Administration

Through Walsh University's Healthcare Administration program, students will explore healthcare delivery systems, resources, administrative structure and decision-making. Other areas of study include legal, practical, moral and ethical issues confronting healthcare practice as well as the process and implications of managed care and reimbursement. 

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Morgan Gilbert
Enrollment Manager
Adult, Graduate & Online Operations

Office: 330.490.7421
mgilbert@walsh.edu

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Meet Jenn: In April 2020, more than 10 years from the day she started, Jennifer Stidd '20 successfully completed the necessary courses to earn her bachelor's degree from Walsh University.
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Why Walsh?

  • Personal Attention. Our class sizes are small, giving students more one-on-one attention from their instructors.
  • Accelerated Format. Designed for busy, working adults, this degree can be completed by taking online courses offered in accelerated 8-week sessions. 
  • Responsible Best Practices. As part of the Walsh University mission, we place a great deal of focus on the ethical practice of healthcare administration.

Course Information

The Healthcare Administration major includes 39 credit hours plus core requirements, for a total of 124 credit hours to graduate. Key classes include Healthcare Systems, Healthcare Ethics and Law, Managed Care and Reimbursement and a Healthcare Administration Capstone. View courses here

Career Opportunities

Graduates with a degree in Healthcare Administration are prepared for careers such as:

  • Hospital Financial Analyst
  • Health Insurance Specialist
  • Practice Manager
  • Provider Network Director
  • Discharge Coordinator
  • Outpatient Care Supervisor