Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management
Walden University

Program Details

Learn healthcare leadership skills with Walden University’s bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management. Students will examine clinic operations and management, financial management, strategic planning, and marketing within the healthcare field.

This bachelor’s in Healthcare Administration online focuses on understanding the US healthcare system and management techniques that can help a healthcare organization thrive. Graduates can pursue leadership roles in facilities such as hospitals, health insurance organizations, mental health facilities, research institutions, and health charities and foundations. Students choose from three program options: Course-Based, which is instructor-led with a predetermined schedule; Tempo Competency-Based, a flexible learning experience at your own pace; or Accelerate into Master’s (AIM), where students can earn up to 20 master’s-level credits as an undergraduate.

Classes include studies of topics including:

  • Healthcare organization theory and behavior
  • Interprofessional teamwork in healthcare
  • Health insurance and reimbursement
  • Healthcare finance
  • Healthcare economics from a population health perspective

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:
    • 21 years of age or older
    • Less than 21 years of age with 60 quarter credit hours
    • Active member of the military or a veteran with documentation of service

Restricted States

Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Wisconsin