Online Healthcare Administration Courses
The King University Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration is an online health administration degree completion program intended for adults with prior college credit or who currently hold an associate degree. Students who do not meet the minimum credit requirements may complete an online Associate of Arts degree prior to undertaking the program.
The online health administration degree consists of 48 semester hours, as outlined below.
General Education Core Requirements (in semester hours):
Prior to graduation, all undergraduate students must complete at least 30 semester hours of general education courses that include at least one (1) course in each of the following:
- College mathematics
- Science (with a laboratory)
- Religion or psychology or sociology or anthropology or foreign language
- History or political science or economics
- Humanities: literature or art or fine art or music or theatre
To reach the remainder of the 30 hours students must take any course(s) in the arts and sciences.
Core Courses Required:
- BUSA 3020 Accounting and Finance for Healthcare Leaders (4 s.h.)
- BUSA 3621 Human Resource Management (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3110 Epidemiology and Biostatistics (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3120 Introduction to Healthcare Organization and Policy (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3130 Population-Based Health (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3210 Informatics for Healthcare (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3220 Research and Evidence-Based Practice (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3230 Management of Quality Improvement and Outcomes (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3310 Applied Communication for Healthcare Leadership (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 3320 Management and Leadership (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 4420 Ethics and Legal Issues (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 4430 Understanding Sustainability in Healthcare (4 s.h.)
- HCAD 4990 Comprehensive Assessment (0 s.h.)
Degree format: 100% ONLINE
To graduate from King University, students must accumulate at least 124 semester hours. Of those hours, 48 must be completed at King. The program is designed so that transfer students with 76 hours of previously earned credit can complete the program in four semesters or 16 months.
Undergraduate Transfer Credit
Credits from previously attended colleges or universities will be evaluated based on institutional accreditation, quality, comparability and program relevance. Any accepted credits will be applied to the new degree being sought, up to a maximum of 76 semester hours.
The University will grant semester-hour equivalence only for transfer work with a grade of C- or better, and only work with grades of C- or better will apply toward graduation requirements. Students may submit up to 16 semester hours of prior major coursework for transfer consideration.