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Health Administration

Complete a health administration degree completely online!

Our program is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in today's competitive health care environment.

We understand that many of our students are already active in the workforce and need a more flexible, online-based education. Our courses offer essential business skills and health care industry knowledge that will open up a world of career opportunities and improve your standard of living. Our program emphasizes servant leadership, with coursework that covers Christian personal and professional ethics, career development, etiquette, and more.

Upon graduating from our program, you'll be ready for a wide range of potential career paths, such as CEO of a health care network, marketing/advertising director for a hospital, community health department director, human resources director, and more. Our goal is to produce ethical health care industry leaders who will serve as servant leaders in the workplace.

At Southwest Baptist University, we're committed to providing you with a quality education that will help you reach your goals. With our online health administration degree program, you can do just that. Contact us today to learn more.

Upcoming SBU Worldwide Start Dates

August 19, 2024

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August 5, 2024

October 14, 2024

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September 30, 2024

January 13, 2025

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December 30, 2024

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The SBU Advantage

  • With small class sizes and open communication from faculty within a caring, Christ-centered environment, you will establish lasting relationships with your professors.
  • Benefit from one-on-one academic advising with a professor who will help you achieve your goals.
  • Complete the health administration degree completely online!

Faith Integration

As a health administration student at SBU, you will learn how to use Biblical truths as the foundation for your career. Professors are intentional about integrating Biblical truths in courses. Course examples:

Spirituality in Health Care (HSC 3453) - This course explores personal Christian spiritual development, theory, and diverse models of spirituality emphasizing their impact on health care settings. Spiritual practices and the responsibilities and issues of spiritual care are examined. Christian discipleship and a Christian theology are discussed asthey apply to professional practice in a secular environment.

Health Care in Culturally Diverse Populations (HSC 4013) - This course explores current issues in health care pertaining to culturally diverse populations from a Christian perspective. Examines the social, economic, political, environmental, and religious factors that affect health in different cultural groups. Identifiestherapeutic health care practicesfor culturally diverse clients, families, and communities.


A health administration degree from Southwest Baptist University will equip you for a wide variety of potential career paths, including:

  • Clinic manager
  • Public health department director
  • Hospital leadership, such as CEO
  • Health insurance professional
  • Human resources coordinator
  • Non-profit community health director
  • Marketing director for health system
  • Office manager