Health Care Administration
Healthcare-related jobs are a growth area -there lots of career options with a HCA degree
As the nation’s health care industry continues to grow, Midway University students look to our Health Care Administration program to gain a broad knowledge of health care policy and financing, including leadership and management skills.
Healthcare administrators will increasingly play an important role in keeping the community healthy and the system efficient. Midway’s program allows students to pursue careers in administration and management in any type of health care organization as well as prepare for advanced degrees such as an MHA or MBA.
Our Health Care Administration program is a participant in ACHE’s Higher Education Network.
How can a health care administration degree work for you? The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics office estimates that the health care and social assistance sector will generate 5.0 million new jobs between 2012 and 2022, nearly one-third of the total projected increase in jobs, largely in response to rapid growth in the elderly population. (source: www.bls.gov)
Individuals with a degree in health care administration often work with a variety of health care, government, and public health organizations and can serve in such roles as:
- Occupational Safety and Health Inspector
- Hospital, Clinic, or Dental Office Administrator
- Social Welfare, Hospice, or Nursing Home Administrator
- Hospital CEO or CFO
- Health Advocate, Economist, or Public Health Inspector
- Government Lobbyist
Contact our admissions team to learn more about health care administration degree requirements, the admissions process and more.
90% of students receive some form of financial assistance
meet faculty face-to-face to get in-person assistance
Frequently Asked Questions
We offer a simple online application process. Create your account, submit all materials and track your application status conveniently online. Paper application forms are available for download if needed. Admissions Counselors are available to assist you with the application process and answer any questions you may have about Midway University and our programs. Give them a call at 1.800.952.4122 or email email@example.com.
Students are eligible as “full-time and “part-time” students for Federal loans and may be eligible for Federal and/or State grants. (A full-time student is a student taking 12 credit hours or more per term; a part-time student is a student taking 6-11 credit hours.)
Visit Financial Aid for more details.
An admission decision can only be made with official documents. Transcripts are considered official when they are either mailed directly to Midway University from the issuing institution in a sealed envelope or sent electronically by a secured third party such at National Student Clearinghouse or Parchment.
Midway University works hard to provide quality degree programs at an affordable price for our students. Students can view our Tuition and Fees Schedule online.
Make sure you get the whole picture before making your decision. First, complete your FAFSA so you can see what financial aid you are eligible to receive and complete your application. Once you are admitted to Midway University, you can meet with our Financial Aid Office to discuss all the eligible aid (federal, state and institutional) that you have access to and apply for scholarships. This is the only way to figure out the true cost and if you will have any out-of-pocket expenses to cover.
Midway University accepts transfer credits from regionally accredited institutions that are 100-level or higher with a grade of “C” or better. At the time of admission, our Admissions Counselors will provide an unofficial evaluation of your transfer credit. An official evaluation will be completed by the Registrar’s Office after acceptance.
Don’t see your question here? Our admissions staff would be happy to discuss our online degree programs with you and answer your questions. Get the conversation started by calling us at 800.952.4122 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Peek Inside Our Program
You will earn your Health Care Administration degree by completing 120 credit hours.
|Course Number||Name of Course||Credit Hours|
General Education Requirements
Major Course Requirements
|HCA 300||Health Care Economics||3|
|HCA 301||Ethics in Health Care||3|
|HCA 305||Management Information Systems||3|
|HCA 307||Health Insurance Claims Management||3|
|HCA 312||Health/Medical Care Delivery Systems||3|
|HCA 391||Health Careers & Practicum I||3|
|HCA 392||Health Careers & Practicum II||3|
|HCA 400||Legal Issues in Health Care||3|
|HCA 405||Management & Planning in Health Care||3|
|HCA 412||Health Care Policy||3|
|HCA 418||Financial Mgt -Health Care Organizations||3|
|HCA 492||HCA Capstone||3|
|ACC 210||Principles of Accounting I||3|
|ACC 215||Principles of Accounting II||3|
|BIO 204||Medical Vocabulary||2|
|BUS 230||Principles of Management||3|
|BUS 255||Principles of Marketing||3|
|BUS 313||Business and Organizational Communication||3|
|BUS 319||Business Research Methods||3|
|CIS 235||Application Software||3|
|ECO 217||Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|ECO 220||Principles of Macro Economics||3|
Total Credit Hours