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Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration and Public Health

Total Credit Hours: 121-122 | Time to Completion: 12-24 months* | Tuition: $386 per credit hour**

Well-trained and highly skilled healthcare workers are always in high demand: it's one of the fastest-growing fields in the nation, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and is projected to grow by 15% in the next ten years, with some 2.4 million jobs being added.

Husson University Online can prepare you to excel in this growing field with our online Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Healthcare Administration and Public Health. Recognized as a leading educator in the field, this program is designed to prepare you to build a business career with a healthcare focus. You'll learn from distinguished professors and working healthcare professionals with valuable connections in the industry and have access to learning opportunities and internships that can lead to a fulfilling career.

Even better, with Husson's online degree program, you can earn a specialized Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree in Healthcare Management with only one additional year of study. You'll be able to get ahead in your career and take on more responsibility and leadership even quicker.

It's all available online, so you can attend classes and work on a schedule that fits your life.

Check out the online BS degree in Healthcare Administration and Public Health course map below. You can also request more information or speak to an advisor about our program.

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*Based on a student transferring in between 60-90 credits **All rates subject to change

Course Map

GENERAL EDUCATION [41 CREDIT HOURS]

EH 105 College Writing: 3 hours
PY 111 General Psychology: 3 hours
MS 132 Probability and Statistics: 3 hours
PY 141 Human Growth and Development: 3 hours
BA 211 Microeconomics: 3 hours

CHOOSE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING

MS 141 Contemporary College Algebra: 4 hours
MS 180 Precalculus with Trigonometry: 4 hours
MS 181 Calculus with Applications: 4 hours

GENERAL EDUCATION ELECTIVES

Perspectives Elective: 3 hours
Lab Science Elective: 4 hours
Philosophical Elective: 3 hours
Historical Elective: 3 hours
Humanities Elective: 3 hours
Fine Arts Elective: 3 hours
Literature Elective: 3 hours

HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION AND PUBLIC HEALTH CORE CURRICULUM (46 CREDIT HOURS)

HS 101 Introduction to Healthcare Studies: 3 hours
HS 121 Medical Terminology: 3 hours
HS 301 Introduction to Public Health: 3 hours
HS 302 Global Health: 3 hours
HS 311 Healthcare Management and Organization: 3 hours
HS 321 Healthcare Law and Ethics: 3 hours
HS 411 Health Economics and Policy: 3 hours
HS 421 Healthcare Studies Senior Experience: 3 hours
HS 491 Healthcare Studies Internship: 3 hours
SC 120 Functional Anatomy and Lab: 4 hours
SC 224 Research Design: 3 hours
SC 292 Epidemiology: 3 hours
IT 210 Basic Database Design and Implementation: 3 hours
IT 214 Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications: 3 hours
EH 360: Writing in the Health Professions: 3 hours

ELECTIVES (33 CREDIT HOURS)

Healthcare Studies Electives: 9 hours
Foreign Culture Elective: 3 hours
Bridge Elective: 3 hours
Sustainability Elective: 3 hours
Open Electives: 15 hours