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Science in Health Services Administration, B.Sc.

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The Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration from Barry University gives you a practical understanding of the U.S. health care system as you study its economic, social, and political aspects, and will prepare you to excel in an entry or middle management role.

Overview

The program offers practitioner-focused course content emphasizing practical application, and a student-centered approach: projects are oriented to your professional organization/background and students will complete a Capstone Applied Learning course designed to integrate and synthesize the knowledge and skills acquired in the program. The BS in Health Services Administration provides an ideal background for those interested in pursuing careers in governmental agencies or non-governmental organizations serving health populations as well as management roles in public or private hospitals, managed care organizations, pharmaceutical companies or insurance agencies.Faculty who teach in the program are subject matter experts in the field. They value intensive collaboration with students and a lively exchange of ideas and experiences.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Finance
  • Health Law
  • Management in Health Care
  • Public and Community Health
  • Issues in Health Care
  • Capstone in Health Service Administration

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

  • Applicants must be at least 21 years of age
  • Official transcripts from any colleges attended
  • If fewer than 12 college credits have been earned, official transcript indicating graduation from a regionally accredited high school, or GED
  • A resume with 2 references listed and reflecting at least 2 years of full time work experience
  • There is no minimum years of service or work experience for military applicants
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended should be mailed directly from the institution(s) to Barry at this address

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    247 USD/credit
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  • National

    247 USD/credit
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Funding

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