Healthcare Administration Courses

Graduates of the online Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration degree are critical thinkers who are ready to make the strategic and ethical decisions that improve efficiency patient care.

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):

To graduate from King University with a baccalaureate degree, all students must have earned a total of 30 semester hours of common experience and general education including:

Common Experience:

  • RELG 1001 Foundations of Christian Thought and Practice (4 s.h.)

General Education Experience:
Students must select at least one course from each of the following categories:

  • Citizenship (4 s.h.)
  • English Composition (4 s.h.)
  • Human Creative Products (4 s.h.)
  • Quantitative Literacy (4 s.h.)
  • Science (4 s.h.)
  • Additional General Education Hours (6 s.h.)

Core Courses Required:

  • BUSA 3271 Human Resource Management (4 s.h.)
  • HCAD 3020 Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations
  • HCAD 3110 Introduction to 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 Marketing and Understanding Sustainability in Healthcare (4 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.

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