Online Christian bachelor's in healthcare administration

Online Christian bachelor's in healthcare administration

Make Your Move Into the Growing Field of Healthcare

Get involved in the healthcare sector by earning your Bachelor of Healthcare Administration degree.

Whether you've got experience in another industry and looking for a change or are pursuing your first career - a healthcare BS degree can be your foot in the door to one of the most interesting fields today.

Fast Facts

Our online program is designed to enhance your academic achievements while also allowing you to concentrate on responsibilities at home and on the job.

  • 100% Online
  • Multiple start dates throughout the year so you can get started sooner.
  • Courses are only 6 weeks long and can be completed 100% online.
  • Asynchronous courses, meaning you can log log in whenever it’s convenient.
  • Transfer previous college credits to earn your degree faster.


Admissions Requirements

Online Bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration Admissions Requirements

  • Completed Application Form
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Higher Education Transcript(s)
  • No transcript or application fees

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Program Details

Online Bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration Program Goals

  • Develop a knowledge of healthcare systems in the U.S. in order to lead effectively.
  • Enhance leadership competencies and technical proficiency in finance, marketing, human resources, information technology, strategic planning and ethics in healthcare settings.
  • Develop effective communication competencies in business and healthcare settings; learn the dynamics of working in groups and teams.
  • Develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills necessary to tackle current issues in healthcare; apply concepts and theories to practice.
  • Develop information literacy in healthcare disciplines.
  • Understand the qualities and attributes of professionalism in healthcare settings and commit to CCCK’s Fit Four principles.

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Healthcare Administration Curriculum

Online Bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration Curriculum

►Financial Management in Healthcare (3 credits)

This course provides students with an introduction to finance in the healthcare setting and exposes students to the financial management techniques used by healthcare professionals. Topics include billing and coding/reimbursement, the legal and regulatory environment, revenue determinants, managed care finance, financial statement analysis, financial accounting, costing and financial decision-making. 

►Principles of Managed Care (3 credits)

This course provides an introduction to the foundations of the managed healthcare system in the United States. Students will be exposed to the operational aspects of managed care and health insurance in the commercial sector. Different forms of managed healthcare will be presented.

►Leadership and Change in Healthcare (3 credits)

This course concentrates on the development of students' abilities to exercise leadership at the management level in healthcare organizations. The focus is to help leaders understand how best to motivate and coordinate employees and the responsibilities of leaders in leading change within an organization. The course will provide students with the opportunity to understand leadership from conceptual, personal, skill-based, and work-based perspectives. Students will explore leadership theory and practice as it applies to the healthcare sector.

►Human Resource Management (3 credits)

Adult learners explore the values and perceptions of selected groups affecting social and economic life through an analysis of policies and practices of recruitment, selection, training, development and compensation of employees. Special attention is given to Equal Opportunity and Office of Safety and Health Administration legislation through a series of case studies and simulations. 

►Strategic Planning (3 credits)

This course introduces adult learners to various management planning models and techniques and applies these to business cases. It stresses the concepts of strategic planning and strategic management.

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Hear From Our Faculty

Danielle Claassen - Healthcare

I began teaching for CCCK in 2012. Over the last five years, I have enjoyed seeing the growth in both the online program and in the students who have progressed through the online programs at CCCK.  I love seeing students’ growth in critical thinking skills, knowledge and communication through writing.

I truly enjoy building into the next class of professionals. CCCK offers a great platform for training students from a Christ-centered perspective in a way that prepares them to enter the professional healthcare world, armed with the faith tools necessary for navigating our secular society. I look forward to the next five years of building into the students at CCCK!


Healthcare Administration Career Opportunities

A degree in Healthcare Administration is often the minimum requirement for most medical and health services manager positions and is also a stepping stone toward a master's degree. Healthcare administrators plan and direct services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, outpatient care centers, diagnostic laboratories and public health agencies.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for a professional in a healthcare administration role is $94,500, and employment of medical and health services managers is projected to grow 17 percent between now and 2024, much faster than other occupations’ averages.

Career opportunities include:

- Nursing Home Administrator                       - Clinical Manager

- Health Information Manager                        - Assistant Administrator

- Medical and Health Service Manager          - Medical Practice Manager

- Human Resource Manager                           - Ambulatory Services Manager

- Provider Network Director                           - Outpatient Care Supervisor


Why Earn your Online Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration?

Although having a bachelors in healthcare administration is not an absolute necessity to work in the exciting field of healthcare, it can provide you with a flexible and practical way to achieve an online bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration that will qualify you for better jobs that are often higher paying, more interesting, as well as providing greater growth potential.

Our online Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration program goes the extra mile to offer the personal flexibility that you need to grow in your healthcare career. You can transfer previous college credits and apply them toward your online healthcare administration degree, which helps you to earn your bachelors in healthcare administration faster.

Faculty who teach courses in the healthcare administration degree online program at Central Christian College of Kansas are invested in building the next class of professionals who acquire a bachelors in healthcare administration, integrating a faith-centered perspective with the realities of working in a secular society.

With an online healthcare administration bachelors degree, doors can open to healthcare roles that encourage advancement to more senior roles. These include clinical manager, outpatient care supervisor, manager of a medical practice, or positions that encompass health information management - all of which are some of the rewards of obtaining your online healthcare administration degree.

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