Health Administration

Prepare for a career in the business side of healthcare when you join clinical and business workers from across the healthcare spectrum in a diverse learning environment. You will complete 5 semesters in the campus-based Business Administration major before transitioning into the Bachelor's in Health Administration (BHA) program for the final 3 semesters. These final semesters will be completed online or in class 1-night a week.

Program Highlights

4 + 1 Plan 

Complete your bachelor's and master's degree in only 5 years through the B.S. in Health Administration and the M.S. in Health Administration.

Prepare for Your Career

You will compete 2 semester-long practicums in a healthcare setting so you are prepared for life after Roberts.

ENACTUS

Be a part of an organization that is challenging the status quo in Rochester and beyond  

B.S. Program Credits: 124

General Education: 60

Remaining credits in BHA major

Standard Completion Time 
Four Year Program

Accreditation
IACBE

What Will I Learn?

You will take the required general education courses and traditional Business Administration courses such as economics, marketing, and accounting for the first 5 semesters.

The following 3 semesters, you will take Health Administration courses focusing on healthcare research, healthcare organizations, systems and management, and bioethics. You will also complete an applied research project and two semester-long practicums in a healthcare setting.

Where Can It Take Me?

Internships

  • Local health care systems
  • Local providers
  • Insurance companies

Careers

  • Behavioral Health Navigator
  • Network Management Representative
  • Radio-logic Technologists
  • Business Development Specialist
  • Data Architect

Grad School

  • Roberts Wesleyan College

Alumni Success

Glen Willock

Glen Willock '12

IT Project Manager, eHealth Technologies

Blandine Burks

Blandine Burks '14

Health Center Coordinator, Roberts Wesleyan College

Sandra Ferguson

Sandra Ferguson '15

Community Health Coordinator, St. John's Home

Ron Malachowski

Ron Malachowski '16

Medical Technologist, Rochester General Hospital

Who Will I Meet?

Michele Kraynik

Michele Kraynik

Associate Professor, Health Administration

Dr.  Kraynik is both a Registered Nurse and Attorney in New York State, bringing 30 years of experience in healthcare administration to her role. She remains active in many professional healthcare and legal organizations and is a volunteer for the American Cancer Society, Camp Good Days and Special Times and Volunteer Legal Services Project. Her research interests include healthcare reform, business ethics and the legal and ethical obligations to provide care. 

Take Your Next Step

Get More Information

Visit the Department of Undergraduate Business Page