Not everyone in the health services industry is a medical professional or clinician. From healthcare facilities and clinics to medical offices and hospital systems, there is a growing need for well-trained healthcare management and support professionals. Make your move with a healthcare administration associate degree from Bryant & Stratton College.
Graduates of our Health Services Administration associate degree program gain the education and credentials necessary to pursue entry-level positions throughout the healthcare industry. Coursework for this 60-credit associate degree program covers math, medical ethics, and other business medicine topics. These courses prepare students to pursue relevant certifications as well as job opportunities managing various aspects within a doctor’s office or other healthcare venues such as hospitals, nursing homes, and long-term-care facilities. Specifically, students will gain a foundation to handle business and administrative duties that include controlling finances and payroll, staff hiring and management, managing electronic medical records, administrative coordination, and more.
As the demand for skilled healthcare professionals continues to grow, opportunities on the business and administrative sides of the field will grow as well. In addition to completing the healthcare-specific courses that make up the degree, students will gain a strong understanding of basic business management skills, which will translate directly to job duties upon graduation. Or they can use their healthcare administration associate degree as a first step toward a bachelor’s degree, such as the Health Services Administration bachelor’s degree offered at Bryant & Stratton College.
Courses in the Health Services Administration associate degree are also offered at the Amherst, Buffalo, Henrietta and Syracuse campuses. To learn more about the program at these campuses, please contact an admissions representative.
The Healthcare Administration program will provide students with the ability to:
Health Service Administration Academic Program Disclosures
The associate degree program in Health Services Administration is available for study with Bryant & Stratton College Online. The online Health Services Administration associate degree program follows the same outcomes and curriculum as the campus-based program with the added flexibility and convenience of an online program. Students of this skill-building online healthcare administration associate degree program can expect the same personal touch and support as provided by our campus faculty and staff.
Credits earned in online classes at Bryant & Stratton College are the same as credits earned in campus-based classes at Bryant & Stratton College.
Major Requirements (36 credits)
For a full course listing please refer to our course catalog.
There are a lot of non-clinical jobs to be had in healthcare. Take the first step toward a long and fulfilling career in healthcare administration- pursue your health services associate degree at Bryant & Stratton College. Start the journey by contacting us today.