Healthcare Administration

Mount Mercy University’s healthcare administration major prepares students for high, in-demand professional administration positions in all areas of healthcare and healthcare services.

The healthcare administration degree coursework provides students with a well-rounded background in business with a concentration in specific healthcare issues including regulation, law, compliance, informatics and finance.

Mount Mercy requires its healthcare administration majors to complete an internship or practicum experience to ensure they are prepared for their future career, and give them an advantage in the job market. Positions in healthcare facilities available to those with a healthcare administration degree include physicians’ offices and practices, chiropractic clinics, hospital and clinic administration, rehabilitation and long-term care facilities.

Mount Mercy’s Master of Business Administration and Master of Strategic Leadership offers graduates of the healthcare administration degree program the opportunity to further their education in the business sector, leading to a well-rounded business education.