Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration

School of Business, Technology, and Health Care Administration

Discover your potential as a health care professional

The flexible, online specializations available in the Capella University Bachelor’s in Health Care Administration program are designed to help you develop skills and knowledge in the aspects of this field that fit your professional goals. Build your expertise in health care finance, quality management, economics and decision-making, or strategic health care planning, among many other areas. Both specializations are available in FlexPath, a learning option that gives you the flexibility to take one or two courses at a time, and complete as many as you want in 12 weeks for one tuition fee. (Books, supplies, and other fees may apply.)

FlexPath lets you finish the degree you started, with a bachelor’s in health care administration in 15 months for $15,000.*

*Based on fastest 25% of students. Your program length and cost will vary by transfer credits, the per-session cost, and how quickly you complete courses. Books, supplies, and other fees apply.

Program Specializations

Discover the health care administration specialization that’s right for you, and explore admissions requirements, costs, and courses.

Accredited & recognized

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Accreditation and recognitions provide the assurance we meet standards for quality of faculty, curriculum, learner services, and fiscal stability. See all of our accreditations and recognitions

The Capella Difference

Get ready for a career as a health care professional.

Accelerated Master’s Pathway (AMP)

With AMP you can potentially save time and money when you take master’s level courses that can be applied to both bachelor’s and subsequent master’s requirements.

Two Learning Formats

Choose the option that fits your schedule: GuidedPath, a flexible yet structured approach, or FlexPath, a self-paced format.

Healthcare Executives Network

Capella is a participant in the American College of Healthcare Executives Higher Education Network (ACHE).

Expert Advisory Board

Capella School of Business, Technology, and Health Care Administration Advisory Board ensures that your curriculum has been developed with the insight and support of industry leaders.

Reduce your tuition by $15,000

Enroll in a qualified program and apply for a $15K Capella Progress Reward, a scholarship to help fund your bachelor’s degree. Eligibility rules apply. Connect with us for details.

Get Credit for What You Know

Earn credit for your prior learning to help you save time and money on your degree.

Health Care Administration Career Insights

What is Health Administration?

Learn about the day-to-day responsibilities of a health care administrator.

The Value of Interprofessional Education in Health Care

What is interprofessional education, and why is it especially important in the health care field?

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