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Online BS in Healthcare Administration careers

Become a leader in health care

100% online

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Brenau University’s 100% online BS in Healthcare Administration prepares you to make a meaningful difference in your community. This flexible online program gives you the skills you need to navigate the ever-changing health care field.

  • Study business fundamentals to prepare for work in hospitals or private practice.
  • Receive hands-on guidance from expert faculty with experience in the field.
  • Learn in small classes on a flexible schedule.

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An online degree to jumpstart your career

Human resource manager $126,230 per year1

Director of patient care services $112,101 per year2

Nursing home administrator $94,906 per year3

Hospital administrator $90,462 per year4

Make a difference with a degree in health care administration

Prepare for a rewarding career with an online BS in Healthcare Administration from Brenau University. Learn to enact meaningful change and contribute to positive patient outcomes in any health care environment, from public hospitals to private practices. With this online bachelor’s degree, you’ll be poised to pursue a range of careers in this field.

A career in health care administration can be lucrative as well as fulfilling. After earning your bachelor’s from Brenau, you’ll qualify for high-earning positions such as HR manager, director of patient care services, director of nursing and hospital administrator. Growth is also expected in this industry, with 56,000 openings projected for medical and health services managers each year through 2031.5

Program outcomes and skills acquired

What you’ll learn

With Brenau’s online Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration, you can:

Skills you’ll gain

  • Budgeting
  • Business communications
  • Decision making
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Problem-solving
  • Process improvement
  • Public relations
  • Resource management

Support beyond graduation

At Brenau University, support doesn’t end at graduation. We’re here to ensure you have what you need to launch or advance in your career. From writing your resume to negotiating your salary, we support you every step of the way. Here are a few examples of career support you can expect as a Brenau student or alumnus.

Career services

Brenau University Career Services empowers you to pursue your ideal career with resume critiques, mock interviews, salary negotiation guidance and more. Contact us to take advantage of these services.

Professional development

The College provides in-person and virtual professional development sessions that cover career-related topics and assist students with their job searches.

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  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Human Resource Managers.” Sept. 8, 2022. Retrieved March 31, 2023, from
  2. Payscale. “Average Director of Patient Care Services Salary.” Retrieved March 31, 2023, from
  3. Payscale. “Average Nursing Home Administrator Salary.” Retrieved March 31, 2023, from
  4. Payscale. “Average Hospital Administrator Salary.” Retrieved March 31, 2023, from
  5. Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Medical and Health Services Managers.” Oct. 25, 2022. Retrieved March 31, 2023, from
  6. Payscale. “Average Clinical Manager Salary.” Retrieved March 31, 2023, from