Healthcare Administration, Minor

An undergraduate minor in Healthcare Administration provides students in different programs a solid foundation in the skills necessary to serve as an effective and competent administrator within any healthcare setting. Healthcare Administration students are prepared to work in entry and middle management positions within public, private, and non-profit health agencies. Responsibilities include administration and management tasks such as developing, planning, managing, and leading health care operations and services, and directing changes in healthcare laws and regulation. Opportunities exists in industries such as health care systems, technology industries, data analytics, health insurance, innovation, business, and wellness. There is increased demand for employees with knowledge of healthcare administration in a variety of settings. This minor would be beneficial for students majoring in Business, Pre-Professional (pre-med, pre-dental, pre-physical therapy), Nursing and Allied Health fields (Respiratory Therapy, Dental Hygiene, etc.), Behavioral Sciences, Information Systems, Public Health or any other health-related field. The Department of Public Health strives to schedule courses to allow students to obtain this minor with little to no additional time in school. The Healthcare Administration minor at UVU includes 18 credit hours of coursework.

Matriculation Requirements

Admitted to a bachelor's degree program at UVU.