Jun 25, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Administration, B.S.

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This online program of study will provide students with the academic preparation for entry-level work in healthcare administration and/or continued study in healthcare administration at the graduate level.


  1. Submit an application online and nonrefundable $20 application fee.
  2. Have a minimum GPA of 2.70. Admissions GPAs will be calculated based on credits and grades from regionally accredited institutions only. Transcripts must be mailed or delivered electronically to AHU from each institution, or the applicant may deliver a transcript in a sealed envelope directly to the Office of Enrollment Services. Faxed copies will not be considered official. Additionally, transcripts from institutions outside of the United States must be evaluated by World Education Services (WES). 
  3. Present official transcripts for each Collegel Level Examination Program (CLEP), Advanced Placement (AP), and/or International Baccalaureate (IB) examination taken only if the applicant would like them to be considered for fulfillment or general education requirements. 
  4. Have a minimum ACT composite score of 19 with a minimum of 19 in each section or a minimum combined score of 910 on the SAT (rSAT: 990). *Students with 24 or more college-level credits from a regionally accredited institution are exempt from the ACT and SAT requirements. 


Students may progress toward a Bachelor of Science degree when they:

  1. Maintain a minimum overall GPA of 2.50.
  2. Earn a minimum grade of “C” (2.00) in all science and health science requirements.
  3. Successfully repeat courses in which a minimum grade of “C” (2.00) was not achieved.


AdventHealth University will consider students for graduation and conferral of a Bachelor of Science degree when they have met the general University requirements for graduation (see Graduation in the Academic Information  section) and have:

  1. Completed a minimum of 121 trimester hours with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50.
  2. Completed the prescribed course of study with a minimum of 48 upper division credits.
  3. Achieved a minimum grade of “C” (2.00) in all major courses.
  4. Completed competency assessment requirements.
  5. Completed a minimum of 50% of all credits in residence at AdventHealth University. 
  6. Completed the service-learning requirement.



Liberal Arts Requirements - 58 credits

Major Requirements - 54 Credits

Electives - 9 Credits

Program Total: 121 Credit Hours

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