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Bay Path University

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Launch or advance your career in healthcare management by joining the Health Sciences program from Bay Path University.

Overview

The Health Sciences program from Bay Path University provides a strong preparation for women interested in a career as an administrator or manager of healthcare services and institutions. This degree prepares you to excel in the decision-making processes that create cost-effective delivery of high-quality health care to consumers.

In the program, you are engaged in applied, interactive learning environments that further develop your analytic and critical thinking skills. The core courses engage you in experiences that build your effectiveness as managers and administrators in this field.

This curriculum also prepares you to lead organizations and institutions through the ever-changing regulatory landscape and increasingly complex financial challenges of the global healthcare industry. As a BSHSA graduate, you will apply the latest theories and practices in healthcare organizational structures; strategic planning; finance, funding and reimbursement; legal and regulatory policies; ethical and social issues; human resource management; contemporary healthcare diseases; information technology; and marketing.

If you have an associate’s degrees, or previous coursework and experience, this program gives you the opportunity to quickly earn a bachelor’s degree and allows you to apply 15 credits of previous healthcare or sciences courses to this degree’s healthcare core requirements.

Opportunities

This program is perfect for health service students and professionals, such as licensed practiced nurses, dental hygienists and certified nursing assistants, who are required to finish a bachelor’s degree yet find that their previous college credits do not transfer into management programs.

Health service administrators are responsible for the management of health care operations at facilities like hospitals, physician's offices, diagnostic centers, nursing facilities, government agencies and health insurance companies. They coordinate medical service delivery, oversee staff, manage the budget and insurance billing, and ensure regulatory compliance. Courses cover general business courses, such as accounting and human resource management, as well as major courses, such as health care management and healthcare policy and the law.

Health Sciences Careers After Bay Path

  • Clinical Data Managers
  • Clinical Research Coordinators
  • Coordinator of Medical Services
  • Healthcare Administrators
  • Health Educators
  • Healthcare Managers
  • Laboratory Technologist
  • Long-term Care Administration
  • Medical Technologist
  • Psychiatric Technicians
  • Public Health
  • Recreational Therapists

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Service Management
  • Health Services Quality
  • Policy and Law in Health Services
  • Medical Ethics and Social
  • Health Care Finance
  • Health Care Marketing: Trends

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed, free online admissions application
    • Admissions phone interview
    • Official transcripts from all prior colleges and universities
    • GPA of 2.0 or higher - Students with a cumulative GPA of less than 2.0 may be eligible for conditional acceptance. Some programs also may require a higher minimum GPA.
    • Applicants with fewer than 12 college credits to transfer must provide proof of high school graduation by submitting high school transcript(s) or GED, HiSET or TASC completion document.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    12000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 USD per credit during 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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