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Health Care Administration, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Florida City, FL, United States| Online
The Health Care Administration program of Saint Leo University can help you discover a future in health care—the largest industry in the U.S., according to the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA).
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Overview

During the Health Care Administration program of Saint Leo University students take classes in health care management, law, financing, policy analysis and information technology—often with an international perspective. Courses are taught by experienced faculty and medical professionals, former and current medical doctors and administrators. A senior-year internship will give you intensive exposure to the challenges and opportunities you’ll encounter in the health care environment.

What can you do with a degree in Health Care Administration?

Graduates become health care executives in many sectors, including hospitals, nursing homes, research laboratories, government agencies, and health insurance and pharmaceutical companies.

  • Health Care Management Practitioner
  • Health Care Administrator
  • Clinical Manager
  • Consultant
  • Health Insurance Professional
  • Health Information Manager
  • Public Health Advocate
  • Managed Care Analyst
  • Hospital Director of Admitting
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Manager

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Management
  • Health Care Law
  • Community Health Evaluation
  • Health Information Technology Management
  • Health Care Internship
  • Community Health Evaluation

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    53

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General Requirements

  • Application.
  • Submit transcripts, mark sheets, diplomas or certificates from all post-secondary institutions attended, along with course descriptions and credit values.
  • All international candidates for admission must prove English language proficiency.
  • Photocopy of the Biographical section of your current passport.
  • Proof of Financial Ability to Pay.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11995 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    23990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11995 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Florida City

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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