Business Administration - Healthcare Administration
The Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Administration provides students with the understanding of the role of public policies and politics in the healthcare industry, the various component sectors, and the planning methods used within the healthcare field.
You Will Learn
This minor will provide the preparation for administrative and strategic planning positions within all branches of the healthcare industry.
- The organization and structure of components of the healthcare sector to permit development and implementation of successful management strategies within the industry.
- The business skills necessary to manage any specific sector of the healthcare industry.
- To evaluate the various financial options and strategies within and between component sectors of the healthcare industry.
As a career-oriented college and as an addition to our hands-on curriculum, Central Penn requires all students to complete an internship as a part of their academic program. This opportunity allows students to participate and experience their future careers in the real world. Internships are 180 hours in length and may include a research project tailored to the individual's career path.
Continuing Education and online students complete a capstone course in place of the traditional internship. This can be done at both the associate and bachelor degree level. This course requires an extensive research project and paper related to the students chosen career path.
Graduate Success Rate
Based on our most recent One-Year Graduate Survey, 82.9% of Central Penn graduates were employed in their chosen field or continuing their education within one year of graduation.
Middle States Accreditation
Central Penn College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (Ph: 267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
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