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Bachelor of Science - Health Services Administration (120 credits)

Make a difference in health care and prepare for leadership positions with the bachelor of science in health services administration at Davenport University. Our health services administration degree emphasizes research and other hands-on learning opportunities, such as a practicums and internships. You’ll work alongside expert faculty with a wide range of health care and management experience. Graduate prepared for a career in various health care settings, including integrated health care systems, long-term care facilities and community health organizations.  

Earn your online health care administration degree through Davenport’s leading-edge Global Campus or take courses on our campuses in Warren, Grand RapidsLansing and Midland.

AUPHA-certified degree in health services administration     

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Davenport’s in-seat and online health care administration degree is fully certified by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA), making it one of only three programs in Michigan and one of only 46 in the nation to be AUPHA accredited. This accreditation ensures that our health services administration degree provides you with the professionally required knowledge and skills you need to stand out in today's job market. 

Explore classes for the health services administration degree

Through Davenport’s degree in health services administration, you'll review health care systems, loss prevention plans and advance cultural competence in community health through courses like health care strategic planning and cultural issues in health care. Focus your health services administration degree by choosing one of four specialties: health information assurance, human resource management, project management and long-term care. Completing the long-term care specialty qualifies you to take the state nursing home administrator's licensing exam. 

Which class should I take? When should I take it?

See our Recommended Program Sequences:

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Gain essential hands-on experience through a 120-hour practicum
96%
Graduate confident you’ll get a job with a 96% job placement rate
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Earn your degree in health services administration 100% online
$73,960
Find career success with a median annual wage of $73,960

Why a health services administration degree at Davenport?

With Davenport’s bachelor of science in health services administration, you'll receive a business foundation in the health care field so you can succeed in various health care settings or pursue graduate school. Plus, you’ll gain hands-on experience through a guaranteed practicum or internship.

Learn from professionals in the field, all while enjoying the flexibility of an online health care administration degree that’s ranked a Best Online Bachelor's in Health Care Administration Degree Programs by Learn.org. Graduates of our bachelor of science in health care administration degree program go on to work in roles such as health care coordinators, medical group managers, medical education specialists and health navigators.

Experience the Davenport difference:

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AUPHA certified

Earn a degree in health services administration from one of only three programs in the state of Michigan certified by the AUPHA. 

 

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Career preparation 

Graduate with a health admin degree that gets you ready for management positions in various health care settings.

 

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100% online program

Fit your health admin degree into your life by earning your online health care administration degree through our Global Campus

 

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Hands-on experience

Conduct research alongside faculty and complete an internship or practicum through the health services administration degree

 

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Experienced faculty

Earn a health admin degree taught by Davenport’s expert faculty who have vast experience in health care and management.

 

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Graduate success 

Trust you’ll be successful landing a job through a health services administration degree with a job placement rate of 96%. 

 

Get started on your health services administration degree

Explore the admissions requirements and then take the next step toward your bachelor of science in health care administration. 

Talk to an admissions advisor

Davenport’s admissions team is here to answer your questions. Please call us at 800.686.1600 or email us at info@davenport.edu.

Apply now or request more information

Start on your path to earning a health admin degree. Request more information or begin your application now.

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Additional resources

Some programs require a student to complete a portion of their degree plan off-campus. 
View a full list of those programs and courses