Bachelor of Science in
HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION Degree Program
Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration program will equip you to develop and guide high-performance teams within a variety of healthcare environments. You will graduate with an excellent foundation of the critical needs of this expanding field, including how to plan and manage health services in hospitals, clinics, agencies, or other specialized practices.
More than this, our commitment to educating your whole person - mind, body, and spirit - can truly set you apart on the job as you deliver quality processes and solid business practices that help develop healthcare teams. Your contribution as an administrator will ultimately help improve the healthcare that patients receive, improve workplace and patient safety, and build essential patient trust.
WHAT CAN I DO WITH A DEGREE IN HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION from ORU?
Our unique mission to develop Spirit-empowered leaders will enable you to have a positive impact on those you help manage, as well as on patients seeking treatment. Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries, at both national and regional levels, so the opportunities for personal and professional advancement will remain significant for years to come. Your degree will prepare you to serve in potential occupations, such as:
- Hospital Department Manager
- Medical or Dental Office Manager
- Clinic Administrator
- Nursing Home Administrator
- Healthcare Staffing Agency
- Lab Testing Coordinator
What are some of the core experiences of this program?
To become a healthcare administrator, you will take various courses such as: Design in Healthcare Delivery, Leadership in Health Administration, Emergency/Disaster Management, Quality Process Improvement, Principles of Management, Principles of Marketing, and Human Resource Management, to name just a few.
What about accreditation?
As a university, we meet the accreditation standards set by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
Are there HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION scholarships available?
Nearly 100% of our full-time, undergraduate residential students receive ORU grants and scholarships through academic achievement and ORU’s premier scholarship opportunity of our Quest Whole Leader Scholarship. To learn more about financial aid, click here.