required for program
$440 per credit
$440 per credit
$440 per credit
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 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.
View highlights, career paths and courses related to the Business Management degree.
Still have questions about earning an online business management degree? Check out a few of our most frequently asked questions!
Will I be able to successfully juggle coursework with my other responsibilities?
Definitely. We know it can be nerve-wracking to take the next step toward your goals, especially as you consider how pursuing an online healthcare management degree will fit into your busy life.
That’s why we’ve created a value-packed healthcare management program that provides a manageable workload for a busy adult. Experience flexible education and student-friendly courses all within a convenient online format.
Is it affordable?
Yes! It is a top priority to make quality education affordable so that you can fulfill your calling right here at UNW. You can expect competitive tuition that’s actually less than the cost of most state undergraduate programs.
More than our commitment to an affordable education, though, is our commitment to a valuable one. Invest in an education at UNW that offers faith-infused learning, a highly interactive community, courses taught by actively practicing faculty, and a student-friendly course design.
Will I have access to support resources?
Absolutely. We believe online students of all ages thrive in a learning environment where they feel known, supported, and encouraged. Our healthcare management program, steeped in faith-infused principles, offers access to free tutoring and coaching resources, personal academic advising, career development, optional live-learning sessions, and—of course—our highly interactive virtual community.
What can I do with a healthcare management degree, besides roles for health services managers?
Our curriculum is designed to provide you with a foundation for success in the real world of healthcare administration. An online bachelor's in healthcare management can open doors to careers in settings such as:
Within such organizations, UNW alumni have taken on roles as healthcare managers, human resources coordinators, insurance specialists, medical device sales representatives, medical records managers, nursing supervisors, practice managers, quality and improvement managers, research managers.
How will faith be incorporated into the curriculum?
We recognize that faith often plays a central role in one’s professional life. Our online healthcare management courses provide a secure space for students to explore their beliefs within the context of a business setting. Not only will you be equipped with real-world knowledge, you’ll learn how to use it to be a God-honoring leader wherever your career takes you in the healthcare industry.
Healthcare is 100% about people. That’s why it so beautifully aligns with our Christian values. Our mission is to train leaders, to influence the marketplace toward Christlike behavior. We’re teaching people to love each other well, in this context that people absolutely rely on to meet their needs.
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 business management degree?
Note: Roles in some settings may require additional education or training.
career outlook for business management students
textbooks available for 15 business courses
projected job growth for healthcare management roles over the next 10 years
As you pursue an online bachelor’s in healthcare management at UNW, you will develop key leadership skills, learn to communicate effectively with healthcare stakeholders, and solidify an understanding of the regulatory issues inherent to health care. Specific and intentional healthcare management training will give you a competitive advantage in the field—enabling you to reap immediate benefits in your career.
Still have questions about this program or how to apply?
Our team is ready with answers!
Professors at Northwestern are focused on their students first. Our faculty include experts in their respective fields who want to help you grow in your faith while you earn your degree.