Embark on a journey of helping others as a health care administrator.

Countless health care professionals work tirelessly behind the scenes to support frontline doctors and nurses. These medical administrators, patient safety supervisors, insurance coordinators and health services managers possess a unique blend of competence and compassion, driven by a common goal of enhancing patient outcomes. Together, they are part of an indispensable team that ensures health care facilities operate efficiently and effectively.

Regis University's B.S. in Health Care Administration presents an ideal pathway towards your own rewarding career in the health care industry. Our comprehensive program equips you with the essential analytical, leadership, communication and technical competencies crucial for success in health care administration roles. Through an in-depth curriculum, you’ll gain a profound understanding of health care policy, delivery systems and information systems, empowering you to make impactful contributions in enhancing patient care and optimizing the employee experience within hospitals and clinics.

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Program Snapshot

Program Format
On-campus courses

Academic Term
16-week semesters

Tuition for the 24-25 Academic Year

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Sample Health Care Administration Classes

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HCA 423: Foundations of Health Law

Examine legal and ethical issues involved in the assessment, management and delivery of health care services, with a focus on negligence, contract, consents, peer review, confidentiality and more.

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HIM 450: Health Care Informatics and Information Systems

Gain foundational knowledge and skills in the design, selection, implementation and use of clinical and administrative information systems, including electronic health record systems, data standards and data exchanges.

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HIM 460: Health Statistics and Research Methods

Discover basic health statistics and research concepts, including commonly used health statistics, epidemiology, quality improvement and outcomes research, as well as study design, data collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation skills.

Program Details

Get all the details on our B.S. Health Care Administration program, including course requirements and application materials.

Health Care Administration Career Paths

Medical Practice Administrator

Medical practice managers are responsible for the management of a medical office. Medical practice managers should expect to communicate with clients on a daily basis, provide staff training, hire new employees and ensure that all medical laws are being followed.

Health Services Manager

Health services managers are in charge of the operation of one or multiple health care facilities such as hospitals and nursing homes. Health services managers typically handle multiple aspects of the facility such as finances, hiring and training new employees, and keeping track of patient records.

Patient Safety Supervisor

Patient safety supervisors implement and manage protocols to ensure that patients are safe at health care facilities. Patient safety supervisors should expect to review all safety incidents involving patients and employees that occur at the health care facility.

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Combine Your Bachelor's and Master's with the FastForward Program

The FastForward program at Regis enables you to earn both a bachelor's and master's degree at the same time and get on the fast track to success. Through our dual degree combination options, you can complete both degree programs at a faster pace and a more affordable cost.

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Choose Jesuit Education

Regis University follows in the heritage of the Jesuit Catholic order, prioritizing the development of the whole person while preparing you for the modern world. Learn more about our tradition of excellence and the benefits of a Jesuit education.

How to Apply

To apply to the B.S. Health Care Administration program, you will need:

  • Completed online application
  • Official high school transcripts

The first step in the application process is to contact an admissions counselor, who can help you through the entire application process, evaluate your prior learning credit (AP, IB, etc.) and provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance.

Tuition and Fees

Full-time tuition for the 2024-2025 academic year: $45,990/year (fall and spring semesters)
Part-time tuition for the 2024-2025 academic year (less than 12 credit hours per semester): $1,533/credit hour

Tuition is one part of the overall cost of attendance, which includes all expenses students may have, including basic living costs. For more information about tuition, fees and your estimated cost of attendance, visit our Cost of Attendance for On-Campus Daytime Undergraduates page. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Curious about financial aid options? Regis offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Check out our Net Price Calculator to get a better look at what your financial aid package may include.

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Admissions Timeline

Regis University has a rolling admissions policy. However, you are encouraged to submit your application by the priority deadlines:

| Early Decision: Oct. 1
| First-Year Students: Jan. 1
| International Students: March 1
| Transfer Students: June 1

First-Year Students: Nov. 1
International Students: Nov. 1
Transfer Students: Dec. 1

A Culture of Excellence

The Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration is offered by the Division of Health Services Education in the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions.