Bachelor of Science in Health Administration


Bachelor of Science


Health Administration


Systems Management

Public Health


Dr. Susan Duett, Associate Professor & Director

Belhaven's healthcare administration degree program, the Bachelor of Science in Health Administration (BSHA), is designed for students who want to focus on the business side of health care.  The curriculum emphasizes the roles of leaders in the workplace and includes courses in management, communication, ethics, finance, quality, research methods, business law, human resources, marketing, and other business fundamentals.  All courses are taught from a Christian worldview.

What can I do as a career with a bachelors in health administration major?

The Health Administration Programs at Belhaven prepare students for leadership positions within the healthcare field including: Administration, Human Resources, Management, Marketing, Finance, Operations, Insurance, etc.

Why choose to study healthcare administration courses from Belhaven University?

Choosing this program will allow students to learn about healthcare administration from a Christian worldview and discover how to use their God-given gifts to serve others in a medical environment.

What kind of opportunities will I have at Belhaven that will contribute toward my career?

Courses will be taught by instructors who have years of experience working in their healthcare fields so students will gain knowledge of real world experiences.  There are opportunities for students to make contacts in the healthcare community.  Students will be able to participate in a Healthcare Career Fair during the fall semester.

Belhaven’s business school is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education. Why is this important?

Knowing the School of Business is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education tells you that Belhaven University voluntarily holds itself to a set of quality standards and is willing to allow outside business experts come to campus and verify Belhaven is doing what we say we are doing. Belhaven’s commitment to the accreditation process benefits you because it ensures you will be provided a quality education. Additionally, it may assist you in meeting eligibility requirements for state and federal financial aid and in pursuit of graduate education.