Healthcare Management
College of Graduate, Online & Adult Learning

Healthcare Management

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Adult Undergraduate

49 credits

required for program
  • Available online

$455 per credit


22-26 months

Discover a flexible, online degree in healthcare management that provides a solid foundation in business management skills with a specific emphasis on healthcare administration. Explore the legal, ethical, and community aspects of healthcare, while also gaining essential understanding of medical terminology and population health.

Our bachelor’s in healthcare management may be the right fit if you…

  • Have an interest in the management and operation elements of the healthcare industry
  • Want to build a foundation for a career in one of the fastest growing industries
  • Desire to foster excellent communication skills
  • Value faith-infused curriculum that enables you to model God-honoring leadership in healthcare organizations
  • Appreciate an online learning format that fits your busy life
  • Crave an interactive and supportive virtual community

Why study healthcare management at Northwestern?

Our online bachelor’s in healthcare management is intentionally designed to be both realistically attainable and undeniably valuable. In other words, we’ve created a healthcare administration program that explores skills related to business and operations management within a broad range of healthcare industries. Experience it all within a supportive Christian community to encourage you as you live out your calling.

*Healthcare Management is also offered as an Undergraduate Certificate. Contact your advisor for more information.

Program Features
  • Practical degree providing training in management skills as they apply to healthcare administration
  • Expert faculty who are active professionals in their fields
  • Faith-infused curriculum that interlocks faith and purpose
  • Courses optimized for quality and user experience

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per credit (before financial aid)


projected job growth for healthcare management roles over the next 10 years


median salary in the field in 2020

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Program Highlights

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What types of work are related to this degree?

Career Opportunities

A healthcare management degree provides you with a foundation for success in the real world. At UNW, earning an online bachelor’s in healthcare management will prepare you for lifelong careers in health insurance, private practice, healthcare organizations, pharmaceuticals, and more.

What types of work are related to a bachelor’s in healthcare management?

  • Healthcare Manager
  • Health Insurance Specialist
  • Human Resources Coordinator
  • Medical Device Sales Representative
  • Medical Records Manager
  • Nursing Supervisor
  • Practice Manager
  • Quality and Improvement Manager
  • Research manager

Note: Roles in some settings may require additional education or training.


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Meet the Healthcare Management Faculty

Professors at Northwestern are focused on their students first. Our healthcare management faculty are experts in their fields who want to help you grow in your knowledge, skills, and faith while you earn your degree.

Study under professors in our healthcare management program who not only have decades of past experience, but who are active in the healthcare administration field on a daily basis. This means you will have the opportunity to learn about potential real-world challenges (and their solutions), develop key management skills, and unlock access to professional wisdom and advice.