Class lengthPeriod of Study:
Associate: 16-months
Bachelor: 34-months
Type of classType of Study: Online
Type of classFinancial Aid: Available for those who Qualify

Get the Training you need with Our Online Health Services Administration Programs

Healthcare facilities need strong leaders to organize, oversee and manage operations. That’s where Health Services Administrators come in. Even though Health Services Administrators don’t provide direct patient care, through business savvy and operational management they play an important role in the health and well-being of others.

Health Services Administration – Associate’s* Degree:
Our 16-month online Health Services Administration Associate’s program is designed for individuals interested in getting the skills it takes to manage healthcare departments or facilities, without the commitment to a traditional classroom schedule.

Health Services Administration – Bachelor of Science Degree:
The Valley College’s Health Services Administration Bachelor’s degree program takes our Associate’s degree program to the next level. This program teaches more advanced concepts and techniques including Regulations, Law and Legislation, Finance, Human Resources, Strategic Development and Quality Control. You can also gain the knowledge and skills to perform at a leadership and management level where critical thinking and problem-solving abilities are very important.

Both Health Services Administration programs can be completed entirely online, from the comfort of your own home or wherever you have a computer and high-speed Internet access.

Becoming a Confident Medical Administration Professional

The Health Services Administration curriculum is designed around a base of courses from our popular Medical Front Office, Billing & Coding, and Medical Administrative Assistant Programs to provide a strong foundation in medical knowledge and related medical software.

You can learn:

  • Basic Anatomy
  • Medical Terminology
  • Basic Medical Office Procedures
  • Medical Insurance Administration and Billing
  • Medical Records Management
  • Computer Applications Medical
  • Healthcare Delivery in the United States
  • Essentials of Healthcare Compliance
  • Healthcare Management and Administration
  • Healthcare Customer Relations and Outcomes
  • Medical Assisting – Front Office

These practical business skills were tested and proven in real-world scenarios so that you will have the awareness of the common challenges faced by various medical organizations. Please see our catalog for full course offerings.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of these programs feel confident and prepared to pursue a wide variety of interesting positions, including:

Management Positions

  • Medical Office Manager
  • Medical Records Manager
  • Executive Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Hospitals Admissions Coordinator

Administrative Positions

  • Medical Admin Assistant
  • Medical Billing Clerk
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Medical Records Clerk
  • Medical Secretary
  • Customer Service Rep
  • Insurance Claims Processor

Building Your Career

In addition to practical medical administration skills, you’ll receive Career Development guidance so you can make the most of your training and feel prepared to make the transition from student to healthcare business professional.

Nationally Recognized Certification

Students in the Health Services Administration program also have the opportunity to become nationally certified. Valley College is an approved testing site for NHA (National Healthcareer Association) certifications. Graduates of our Health Services Administration program may choose to further their credentials by taking these exams:

    • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) (Tracks – MAA and MFOBC)
    • Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) (Track – MFOBC)
  • Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) (Tracks – MAA and MFOBC)

These nationally recognized certifications add value to your certificate and allow you to demonstrate your qualifications to potential employers.

Enroll in Online Health Services Administration Training Today!

If you are interested in learning more about earning your Health Services Administration Degree online, fill out the form on this page or call the number below to speak to a friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Representative who can answer all of your questions and help you enroll.

Online: 888-979-9579

*All degrees are occupational degrees.

Valley College Online administered through the Martinsburg campus.

Valley College Online does not currently enroll students from California.