Degree type(s): Bachelor's; Minor
Degree field(s): Business & Finance; Healthcare
Location(s): Online; Alexandria, MN; Billings, MT; Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; Watford City, ND
Program offerings by location and modality are subject to change.

Evening or Online Healthcare Administration Bachelor’s Degree Program

Evening degree; Online degree; Bachelor of Science (BS)

The evening or online Healthcare Administration bachelor’s degree program at the University of Mary focuses on management of the business aspects of healthcare. Graduates of the Healthcare Administration Bachelor of Science program will be prepared to enter management in a wide range of career settings including hospitals, clinics, health insurance companies, government agencies, and nursing facilities.

In addition to online or evening classes, you can also earn your Healthcare Administration degree on-site at our main campus in Bismarck, North Dakota—in a traditional four-year program or via our innovative Year-Round Campus option.

Evening or Online Healthcare Administration Degree Program Highlights

The online Healthcare Administration bachelor’s degree program at the University of Mary covers a wide range of topics specifically related to healthcare organizations, including:

  • Accounting, marketing, finance, and management
  • Legal, social, and economic environments
  • Ethical obligations and responsibilities

When you earn your bachelor’s degree at the University of Mary, you can also look forward to the following benefits:

Affordable

  1. Affordable evening or online education

    As one of the most affordable private universities in the United States, the University of Mary offers a competitive evening or online tuition rate of $470 per credit.

  2. Financial aid

    Financial assistance is available for evening and online degree programs. Talk with your personal admissions counselor to learn more about your financial aid options.

FLEXIBLE

  1. Time to completion

    Earn your bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration in less time in our accelerated program.

  2. Start anytime

    Most classes start every 5 weeks year round.
  3. Class format

    At the University of Mary, you can work toward your healthcare administration degree in a format that works best for your schedule:

      1. Entirely Online
      2. Evening courses, one night per week, offered in Alexandria, MN; Billings, MT; Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; and Watford City, ND
      3. Blended combination of online and evening courses
      4. At our main campus in Bismarck, North Dakota

QUALITY

  1. Accreditation

    The healthcare administration bachelor's degree program at the University of Mary is accredited through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), located in Olathe, Kansas.

  2. Online technology

    Use our state-of-the-art online learning platform, called Canvas, to study and share work online. See how it works.
  3. Experienced faculty

    Our faculty are scholar practitioners who bring professional experience and a real-world perspective to their classes.
  4. Collaborative learning

    Work toward your degree with a group of adult student peers, providing strong support, work teams, and long-lasting friendships.

  5. Values-based education

    Gain the skills to be an ethical leader in the field of healthcare in a curriculum grounded in the Christian, Catholic, Benedictine values of the university.

Career Outlook for Healthcare Administration Majors

The evening or online Healthcare Administration bachelor’s degree program at the University of Mary is designed to prepare you for diverse healthcare business careers. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health service management jobs are projected to increase 23 percent through 2022 (much faster than average). In 2012, the median annual wage for medical and health services managers was $88,580.

All of the following courses require a final grade of C or higher to count towards the major. Courses marked with an * should be completed prior to application to the major. They also require a grade of C or higher.

*ACC 101, *102; *CIS 101 or pass the equivalency exam, MGT 200, 201,*215, 230, 311, 333, 350, 351, 362, 371, 380, 401, 403, 407, 408; 446 or 452; HPS 206 *ECN 203, 204;

*ENG 121, *COM 110,

*MAT 180

Students must also complete ALU 499, Senior Competencies Assessment, an exam to be taken during their last semester of study.

ACC 101, 102; MGT 362; HPS 206; MGT 350, 351, 407, 408

Note: This is only for majors in healthcare related professions.

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Even as one of the most affordable private universities in the nation, the University of Mary does offer a variety of scholarships. In fact, 99% of main campus undergraduate students receive some form of scholarship! 

Some scholarships are available for specific academic programs, such as nursing, while other scholarships are available for certain student populations, such as military and veteran students

We strongly encourage you to contact your personal admissions representative to discover all of the options that might be available to you. In many cases, a program specific scholarship is just one component of a complete financial aid package. 

Our admissions professionals will work together with our Office of Financial Assistance to ensure that you get the best financial aid package possible to finance your education. 

Acceptance at the University of Mary does not automatically qualify you to pursue a program in one of the academic programs of study. Application requirements are specific to each major or academic program.

We recommend consulting your advisor for details. Applications are reviewed by the faculty members of the program. You will be notified that you have been admitted, admitted provisionally, or denied admission to the program.

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Program Advisor: Dr. Karel Sovak

For more information about the online and evening Healthcare Administration bachelor’s degree program, please contact Dr. Karel Sovak at [email protected] or University of Mary Admissions at (800) 288-6279.

If you are considering the online and evening Healthcare Administration bachelor’s degree program, you might also be interested in the following online and evening undergraduate programs offered at the University of Mary: