B.Sc. Online

Healthcare Administration

American Public University

2 months
285 USD/credit 34200 USD/full
285 USD/credit 34200 USD/full
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Prepare to meet the evolving challenges of leadership within healthcare organizations, systems, and facilities with this Healthcare Administration BSc from the American Public University (APU).


Course Details

The Healthcare Administration BSc from the American Public University (APU) explores a range of disciplines including healthcare, public health, health information management, and business.

Core courses within this bachelor’s in healthcare administration online program examine accounting, legal and ethical principles, reimbursement methods, delivery systems and documentation, economics, and finance. The BS in Healthcare Administration also introduces you to compliance, quality and safety, research management, strategic planning and marketing, and informatics and analysis. To enhance your leadership skills, you also sharpen your communication, organizational management, and critical thinking capabilities.

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • Addiction Treatment Facility Management 
  • Correctional Healthcare Facility Management 
  • Emergency Management 
  • Leadership 
  • Mental Healthcare Facility Management 

What You'll Learn

  • Analyze healthcare issues and policies
  • Develop strategies for maintaining the quality, safety, and value of healthcare programs
  • Implement process improvement tools
  • Apply ethical standards for decision-making in healthcare organizations
  • Assess technologies and healthcare informatics for implementation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Budget Development and Execution
  • Legal and Ethical Principles in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Principles and Policies
  • Healthcare Quality and Safety
  • Strategic Planning and Marketing in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Reimbursement Methodologies
  • Healthcare Delivery Systems and Documentation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
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Courses Start Monthly


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e., GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34200 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    34200 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant


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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