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Say goodbye to the dull jobs that don’t feed your passion, and sit down with patients who will appreciate you and your work.

Healthcare Administrators play an essential role in our healthcare system. Skilled professionals in this field plan, direct, and coordinate medical and health services. Healthcare administration is a vital, stable career for those interested in improving healthcare policy.

If you’re interested in getting established in a promising medical administration career, (without spending years in school), you’re in the right place. Delta College’s Healthcare Administration program can put you on track towards a bright future as a Healthcare Administrator.



  • Is essential to today’s economy
  • Makes you feel fulfilled
  • Is a career on the rise
  • Helps improve the lives of others


*National Healthcareer Association

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Financial Aid Available for Those Who Qualify

Approximate Completion Time

10.5 months

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Becoming a Qualified Healthcare Administrator

The Healthcare Administration Associate Degree program from Delta College provides the knowledge, skills and dedicated support it takes to pursue an administrative professional position in the medical field, in as little as 10.5 months*.

Successful completion of any of the following programs serves as the required prerequisite for program admission and eligibility: Practical Nursing, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, and Medical Office Health Information Technician.

You’ll Learn:

  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • Human Resources Management
  • Accounting for Healthcare Management
  • Organizational Behavior / Healthcare Leadership
  • Public and Community Healthcare / Advocacy for Health and Wellness
  • Project Management
  • And more!

Upon completion of this program, you will be prepared to not only seek employment in a managerial capacity, but will also have the capability to enter the healthcare field as an effective leader.

Why Become a Healthcare Administrator



According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of medical and health services managers is projected to grow 28% from 2022 to 2032, much faster than the average for all occupations**. This rising demand highlights the growing importance of Healthcare Administrators in the medical field.


As a Healthcare Administrator, you may not always be hands-on with patients, but you will be helping to support or lead the individuals who are. In any healthcare facility, staff operate more smoothly with a Healthcare Administrator guiding them. Your work helps patients receive the care that they need in a timely, professional and effective manner.


Healthcare Administrators may find work in a variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, rehab facilities, long-term care organizations and pharmacies. Many Healthcare Administrators change locations throughout their careers, giving them a well-rounded understanding of their field.


As a Healthcare Administrator, no two days are the same! There are many different situations that can arise at any given time when running a healthcare facility. Different situations may call for your attention, requiring you to respond with your knowledge and expertise gained from your experience in healthcare.

Why Healthcare Administration School at Delta College


Convenient Day & Evening Schedule

This is practical education specifically designed to fit the needs of busy adult learners. Choose from our convenient day or evening program. The program can be completed in 10.5 months* through the evening schedule*.


Learn from Experienced Healthcare Professionals

Delta College instructors are all experienced professionals who know exactly what it takes to succeed on the job. Our expert instructors are dedicated to helping new professionals get the skills they need to get established in their healthcare careers.


Personalized Support

At Delta, we deliberately keep class sizes small to ensure you get personalized, one-on-one support from your instructors. You’ll feel fully supported and able to gain the skills you need in less time through our small class model.


Job Placement/Career Support Services

Experienced Career Support Specialists will work with you to help you as you make the transition from school to the professional world and are available to both students and graduates.


Financial Aid Available for Those Who Qualify

We’re dedicated to helping remove barriers between you and the future you want. Knowledgeable Financial Aid Representatives can work with you to help you explore your options and determine the funding opportunities that may be available for you.

Career Opportunities

After successfully completing your Healthcare Administration classes, you’ll be prepared to pursue a wide variety of interesting positions, including:

  • Medical Records Clerk
  • Office Administrator
  • Front Office Supervisor
  • Medical Office Administrative Assistant
  • And more!


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  • Career Prospects
  • Start Dates
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