Associate of Arts degree in Health Services

Health Services Administration


Associate of Arts degree in Health Services Administration providesHealth Services Administration instructioHealth Services Administrationn in basic health services administration skills. Students use laptop computers to learn computer skills and software applications necessary to prosper in a healthcare business environment. The program prepares students in both business and health service administration, providing courses on business law, management and marketing principles, medical anatomy, physiology and terminology and front office management.

Program Objectives

The following objectives are designed to meet BSU mission and its objectives:

To develop students’ understanding of software systems used in administrative healthcare.

To familiarize students with medical terminology, anatomy and physiology.

To train students in the application of business principles to healthcare administration.

To assist graduates in obtaining entry-level employment in health services administration.


Program Outline

To receive an Associate of Arts in Health Services Administration, students must earn 60.0 credit hours. Program requirements are as follows:

Health Services Administration Major Courses ( 24.0 credit hours )
Medical Office Administration and Billing 3.0 credit hours
Entrepreneurship 3.0 credit hours
Principles of Health Service Administration 3.0 credit hours
Healthcare Computer Applications 3.0 credit hours
CPT Coding for Health Service Administration 3.0 credit hours
Healthcare Medical Terminology 3.0 credit hours
Principles of Management 3.0 credit hours
Human Resource Management 3.0 credit hours

General Education Courses ( 36.0 credit hours )

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