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Health Care Administration and Management, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Newport, RI, United States
The Health Care Administrtion and Management program of Salve Regina University ensures that graduates have the business acumen to respond to changes in the health care industry, and also the broader understanding of global health, access to care, spread of disease and disease prevention.
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Responding to the growing marketplace need for medical and health services managers, the interdisciplinary curriculum of the Health Care Administrtion and Management program of Salve Regina University integrates business knowledge with coursework in health care, nursing, social work, sociology and more. In addition, our majors are required to have an internship experience in the field.

Our Program

Through our popular accelerated program, qualified undergraduates can earn their bachelor’s degree in health care administration and management and a master’s degree in business administration, health care administration and management, or innovation and strategic management within five years.

Life After Salve

Health care managers are the non-clinical heartbeat of the health care field. Our graduates are prepared to work in a variety of business careers within the industry, including the management and coordination of health services in clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living centers and more. Some jobs in the field include:

  • Administrative services manager
  • Clinical director
  • Health and social service manager
  • Health insurance specialist
  • Human resources manager
  • Medical records manager
  • Finance
  • Nursing home administration
  • Operations
  • Office manager
  • Practice administrator
  • Social and community service manager
  • Training and development manager

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Health Care Systems
  • Health Care Law

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Application and personal statement
  • Please submit an official copy of your secondary school transcript (in English) showing the courses and grades/marks you received for the most recent 3-4 years of schooling
  • The submission of SAT and/or ACT test scores is optional except for applicants to the nursing and education programs, who must submit official results
  • Two letters of recommendation are required
  • To confirm the spelling of your name and date of birth, we ask applicants to submit a copy of their passport photo ID page

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21110 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    42220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21110 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Newport

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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