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Advantage Institute | Healthcare Management

B.S. in Healthcare Management 

You’ll be in high demand after graduation with a degree in healthcare management from Avila University. As the healthcare industry broadens and diversifies, there is an increased need for effective managers and administrators who understand the industry from both a community and a national perspective. 

You’ll learn to: 

  • Evaluate the healthcare market and solve systemic issues 
  • Assess and solve problems using industry research and statistical data 
  • Master the key laws affecting the healthcare management industry 
  • Capitalize on market trends 

To find out more about the healthcare management degree Or speak with an advisor at 816.501.2400. Let's talk about how Avila’s bachelor’s degree in healthcare management can give you the advantage employers are seeking.

Children’s Mercy has been a training site for and hiring Avila healthcare students since 1995. We find Advantage students to be so knowledgeable, professional, and enthusiastic, that we offer a generous tuition reimbursement program to all of our employees. I, myself, have a master’s degree in education from Avila, and it has served me well. I’m a big believer in Avila.” 

- Teresa Shepherd, Director of Education, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, MO 

Course Requirements

Careers with a Healthcare Degree 

Your Healthcare Management degree gives your administration career an advantage in a range of areas such as: 

  • Allied health 
  • Health-related data and other services 
  • Public and private care offices 
  • Health Management Organizations 
  • Hospital and clinical administration 

The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • Up to $1,000 Travel Award


That’s the Avila Promise.

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