Earn Your Bachelor's in Healthcare Administration Degree at Peirce College
The Peirce College Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Administration prepares graduates for employment in administrative and management positions in hospitals, ambulatory care settings, healthcare insurance companies, non-profit organizations and government agencies. The program focuses on developing culturally competent and ethically responsible healthcare leaders capable of managing and improving dynamic healthcare systems.
Why should you enroll at Peirce? Because at Peirce you'll learn practical, career-based skills that are directly applicable to actual job responsibilities in the healthcare field. And it's a field that's growing – the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that health service management jobs will grow by more than 23 percent by 2022. What's more, Philadelphia is well-known for being a major reason for "eds and meds" employment opportunities: it has more than 10,000 local healthcare employers.
And many of these healthcare companies are looking for employees with the right skills to help them run their facilities. Peirce’s Healthcare Administration degree program can help you take advantage of this opportunity and prepare you to be an administrator.
As an HCA student, you’ll take courses like Healthcare Delivery in the US, Helthcare Reimbursement, Statistical Applications in Healthcare, Electronic Health Records, Healthcare Laws and Ethics, Financing Healthcare, Medical Terminology and Health Policy. This experience will help you stand out with employers because you can hit the ground running on day one on the job. That's because our professors are also industry professionals with years of experience, which means they are uniquely positioned to help you understand what it’s really like to work, and succeed, in the healthcare industry.
Online Degrees in Healthcare
Since our founding more than 150 years ago, Peirce College has been the school for adult learners. Our accelerated courses are designed to instill in students the type of skills and knowledge that will prepare them for better careers. Every single one of your healthcare courses will also be available completely online or on campus. You can even switch between on-campus and online courses week-to-week with Peirce Fit. Start earning your Healthcare Administration degree today to get yourself on the path to the rewarding healthcare career you deserve.