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Program
Highlights

In-Demand Skills

Take classes online and learn from the comfort of your home

A Career You’ll Love

Work in a hospital, residential care facility, or other health care service

Hands-on Training Development

Learn a wide variety of critical medical administrative skills

Over 14% increase in jobs between 2014 and 2024, with over 140,000 job openings during this time *

* Source:
Bureau of Labor Statistics – Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014
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Train for a rewarding career in Health Administration

The healthcare industry is growing at a rapid pace due to recent changes in the healthcare system. Those who have healthcare career training are in higher demand than ever before. If you have a passion for helping people and the desire to maintain quality healthcare services, our Health Administration certificate program can be completed in only 7 months and will provide the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue entry level employment in this satisfying career field.

Are Health Administration Jobs in Demand?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of health administration jobs is expected to increase over 14% between 2014 and 2024, with over 140,000 job openings during this time.

* Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics – Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014

Possible Career Options After Fremont University

  • Health Information Clerk
  • Medical Records Coordinator
  • Medical Coder
  • Medical Secretary
  • Medical Transcriptionist

Important Qualities of a Health Administrator

Hear from our graduates

jamerie-michalek

What I liked about Fremont University is that I had a sense of purpose and I was moving that purpose.

Fremont Graduate
Healthcare Management

Hear from our Instructors

roseanna-alcala

Our program prepares our students to excel in the healthcare field by showing competency, innovation, and leadership

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Admission Process

We’re here to help pinpoint the learning opportunity that’s right for you.

Personalized Guidance

Talk through course details with our admissions team, finding the time and format that suit your schedule and goals.

Pre-Course Work

Maximize your time in the classroom, completing pre-course exercises so you’re ready to hit the ground running on day one.

Keys to Success

Work with admissions counselors to ensure you have tools to succeed in this online course, including a quiet, dedicated workspace and high-speed internet access.

What Do Health
Administrators Do?

Work

Work to improve efficiency and quality in delivering healthcare services

 

 

Organize

Organize and maintain data for clinical databases and registries

Track

Track patient outcomes for quality assessment

Understand

Understand classification software to assign clinical codes for reimbursement and data analysis

Record

Record data electronically for collection, storage, analysis, retrieval, and reporting security

Protect

Protect patients’ health information for confidentiality, authorized access for treatment, and data security

Where Do Health
Administrators Work?

  • Hospitals – state, local, private
  • Ambulatory health care services
  • Nursing and residential care facilities
  • Government
  • Introduction to Medical Insurance and Billing
  • Medical Terminology
  • Disease Classification (ICD-10)
  • Introduction to Electronic Health Records
  • Healthcare Procedural Codes (CPT/HCPCS)
  • Associate Capstone
  • Medical Office Management
  • Introduction to Microsoft Office
  • Health Information Technology
  • Introduction to Medical Accounting
  • U.S. Healthcare System
  • Healthcare Law and Ethics

Fremont University Difference

  • Speed
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships

By enrolling in the Health Administration program at Fremont University, you can earn a certificate and begin working in the healthcare industry in just 7 months. We understand that enrolling in college is a big commitment, so we make it easy for busy adults like you to achieve their educational goals without rearranging their entire schedule. The health administration degree program is offered online, and includes up-to-date healthcare industry training in classes led by industry experts. Continue reading to explore additional benefits of being a Healthcare Administration student at Fremont University.

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    After Enrolling at Fremont University You Get:

    • Accelerated Certificate Program. Complete Fremont University’s Health Administration program in just 7 months.
    • Mentoring From Expert Instructors. Receive expert help from our staff of highly-trained instructors, whose industry skills and work experience enhance the students’ learning experience.
    • Online Learning. Complete your coursework when and where it is convenient for you, with access to your online classroom 24 hours a day.
    • Student Collaboration. Work with your fellow students to learn and grow together.
    • Career Services. Receive expert career advice and assistance to help you find a job in your field.
    • Engaging Coursework. Learn through video, audio, interactive multimedia, game-based activities and lively discussions with your instructor and fellow students.
    • Weekly Webcasts. Every online course has a once-a-week live webcast where students can interact with their instructor (a recording is provided for those who cannot attend).
    • Peer Tutoring. Get help from your fellow students at no cost.

    What is Health Administration?

    Health administration or healthcare administration is the field relating to leadership, management, and administration of public health systems, health care systems, hospitals, and hospital networks.