The online Healthcare Management Bachelor’s degree-completion program is a business degree that prepares you for a career in health services management. The program instills a strong foundation in business while helping you gain the kind of insider healthcare knowledge you’ll need as a non-medical professional working in the healthcare system. With a real-world curriculum under your belt, you’ll be prepared to make hiring decisions, open new clinics and manage budgets across a diverse range of healthcare facilities. Through hands-on experience and scenario-based simulations, you’ll also be ready to lead teams of healthcare workers, giving them what they need to put their patients first.
This Healthcare Management Bachelor's degree is available with Flex Choice®, which allows you to combine traditional online coursework, self-directed assessments and competency-based education—the best of all worlds, so you can receive credit by demonstrating what you know and can do. Rasmussen College is a national leader in competency-based education, helping to advance this cutting-edge, faculty-led, project-based learning approach that prioritizes your learning over deadlines. CBE gives learners more control over their time, allowing you to move quickly through topics you already understand and slow down with more challenging material—a perfect fit for the busy adult learner! You’ll be able to have the flexibility you need in your life for college. Learn more about our Flex Choice offerings.
The The Healthcare Management Bachelor’s degree also prepares you to further your education with the Rasmussen College Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA).
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Gain In-Demand Healthcare Management Skills Employers Seek
Through career-focused curriculum and practical, hands-on opportunities in your courses, you can prepare for a successful career in healthcare management and administration. Our program is designed to help you gain relevant skills employers seek, including:
Through hands-on, interactive learning and an internship option, you’ll understand the mindset of clinicians and how to manage people, projects and policies.
Learn how to develop and manage departmental budgets and understand common sources of healthcare revenues and expenses.
Healthcare Planning and Policy Management
Arrive at sound business decisions through your understanding of trends and policy of health care services, and participate in a course project related to the Affordable Care Act.
Healthcare Law and Ethics
Study the ethical theories and principles that will help you confront the challenges facing healthcare.
ENGAGED LEARNING EXPERIENCES
Many of the Healthcare Management courses feature ample opportunity to engage instructors and peers through live interactive lectures and online forums.
A FLEXIBLE, AFFORDABLE HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT DEGREE
This program allows you to continue working in the field while taking core healthcare management, regulation and business courses. With our Flex Choice option you could save on tuition and graduate even sooner.
*Completion time is dependent on transfer credits accepted and courses completed each term.
Our Grads Work Across Industries
Graduates from our School of Business programs are working for leading industries, including:*
- Finance and Banking
- Local and State Government
- Property Management
- Retail and Hospitality
117 Years of Successful Graduates
At Rasmussen College, we’ve been dedicated to our mission of preparing students for career success since 1900.
*Industry information reported by Rasmussen College graduates. This list does not constitute an endorsement of Rasmussen College by the industries shown above. Listing does not guarantee or imply that future employment opportunities within these industries will be available.
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Program Entry Requirements
In addition to meeting standard Rasmussen College admissions requirements, you will need to pass a background check prior to enrolling as a Healthcare Management Bachelor's degree student. To learn more, please contact us today.
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How Much Could You Earn in Healthcare Management?
In-Demand Career Options for Your Future
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), earning your Bachelor's degree can contribute to career advancement and higher earnings throughout your career.* Here is the average salary by percentile and projected job growth for healthcare management professionals:
|Job Title(s)||10th Percentile||25th Percentile||50th Percentile||Job Growth (By Year 2026)|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||$56,970||$73,710||$96,540||20%|
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, [salary data accessed September 13, 2017] www.bls.gov/oes/. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, [career information accessed December 13, 2017] www.bls.gov/ooh/. BLS salary data represents national, averaged earnings for the occupations listed and includes workers at all levels of education and experience. This data does not represent starting salaries. Employment conditions in your area may vary.
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We Help Make College Affordable
At Rasmussen College, we believe higher education should be a successful investment. That’s why we offer affordable options that make earning your degree attainable. See how you can save:
- Flex Choice® learning option
- Loans and Grants
- Scholarship Opportunities
- Corporate and Military Discounts
- Seamless transfer policies
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program:
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Time to Complete
Completion time is dependent on transfer credits accepted and the number of courses completed each term.
Industry Certification Exams
Rasmussen College will reimburse the application fee for each first attempt of all of the industry certification exams for which you qualify to take. Should you need to take an exam more than once to receive a passing score, you will be responsible for all subsequent exam application fees.