Improve the quality of healthcare.

Make life better.

The presence of strong, well-trained administrators is essential in the rapidly growing, increasingly complex world of healthcare. Health administrators plan, manage, and coordinate medical and health services in a variety of ways, but always with one, clear aim: improving patient care.

Health administration is a challenging field that often involves working both with people and information. For those who have excellent communication and technical skills, and enjoy the opportunity to problem-solve, careers in health administration can be immensely satisfying.

With employment expected to grow faster than average over the next ten years, the healthcare administration field offers abundant opportunities for career growth. The jobs with the most growth and salary-earning potential require specialized training. Baker College programs focus on the areas that are most in demand, giving you the knowledge and experience you need to launch a successful career in health administration.

Available Degrees

Baker College offers certificates and degrees in many different areas of health administration. So whether you’re just starting out, or looking to advance, Baker has a program that will fit your goals.

As a Baker student, you’ll benefit from the personalized attention you receive with our small class sizes and curriculums that combine classwork with in-the-field training. Our instructors are working professionals in the field, and our programs are designed by Advisory Boards made up of actual employers, ensuring that the training you receive reflects real-world needs. As a graduate, you'll have the knowledge and experience you need to be successful in today’s workplaces.

Program Availability

Program availability varies by campus. Please contact the Admissions Department on your campus to learn more.

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FAQ'S

  • How can I send a copy of my official transcripts to another organization?

    To access your transcripts, log into the SOLAR System, select the Star System and select the Academic Office. Once there, click on the transcripts link.

  • Is Baker accredited?

    Yes. Baker College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org.

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Additional Accreditations

    Baker has also earned specialized accreditations for programs and degrees in: 

    • Business Administration
    • Early Childhood Learning
    • Engineering and Technology
    • Health Sciences
    • School of Nursing

    For details about these specialized accreditations, see the individual Programs and Degrees pages. 

  • Does Baker provide any help in my job search?


    As a graduate of Baker College, you are eligible for our Lifetime Employment Services, which include:

    • Job searching techniques
    • Resume and cover letter assistance
    • Job interview questions
    • Job postings
    • Relocation tips

     

  • Is Baker College Online accredited?

    Baker Online is part of Baker College, a private, non-profit, accredited, degree granting, higher educational institution with locations throughout Michigan.

    As an accredited college, Baker College has been granted legal authority by the state of Michigan to operate as a nonprofit educational corporation and is empowered to grant certificates, associate, bachelor, master, and doctoral degrees. It is approved for veterans’ benefits. Baker College is recognized as an institution of higher education by the U.S. Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education.

    All Baker Online undergraduate and graduate programs are accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Some Baker Online graduate programs have additional accreditation:

  • How do online classes work?


    After you enroll, and are accepted to your online program, you sign-up, or "register" for your first courses. Like all Baker Online students, you will begin your online experience with a three-week online class designed to orient you to the Baker Online classroom, and review the expectations and requirements of Baker Online students. When you have completed this course successfully, you can move on to additional online courses.

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General Requirements

A general education core is required for all associate and bachelor degrees. All graduates must meet the general education requirements established by each academic program.

College Success Strategies (COL111A) or College Success Online (COL112) is required for all first-time freshmen and all online students enrolled in a certificate or degree program. This course will inform students of campus services, policies and procedures, and address learning styles and study strategies.

Many of the courses and programs at Baker College are offered in an online delivery format. See Online Programs. Contact your campus Admissions Office for details about online courses. If you are already a Baker College Student, contact the Academic Office for details about online courses.

Getting Started

There's a lot you can learn about Baker College here on the Web, but talking with an Admissions Advisor will help you get a better understanding of everything we offer. Contact us to request more information, schedule a visit to the campus nearest you, or get started by applying online.

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Health Administration Programs at Baker College

Health Administration

Improve the quality of healthcare.

Make life better.

The presence of strong, well-trained administrators is essential in the rapidly growing, increasingly complex world of healthcare. Health administrators plan, manage, and coordinate medical and health services in a variety of ways, but always with one, clear aim: improving patient care.

Health administration is a challenging field that often involves working both with people and information. For those who have excellent communication and technical skills, and enjoy the opportunity to problem-solve, careers in health administration can be immensely satisfying.

With employment expected to grow faster than average over the next ten years, the healthcare administration field offers abundant opportunities for career growth. The jobs with the most growth and salary-earning potential require specialized training. Baker College programs focus on the areas that are most in demand, giving you the knowledge and experience you need to launch a successful career in health administration.

Available Degrees

Baker College offers certificates and degrees in many different areas of health administration. So whether you’re just starting out, or looking to advance, Baker has a program that will fit your goals.

As a Baker student, you’ll benefit from the personalized attention you receive with our small class sizes and curriculums that combine classwork with in-the-field training. Our instructors are working professionals in the field, and our programs are designed by Advisory Boards made up of actual employers, ensuring that the training you receive reflects real-world needs. As a graduate, you'll have the knowledge and experience you need to be successful in today’s workplaces.

Program Availability

Program availability varies by campus. Please contact the Admissions Department on your campus to learn more.

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FAQ's

  • How can I send a copy of my official transcripts to another organization?

    To access your transcripts, log into the SOLAR System, select the Star System and select the Academic Office. Once there, click on the transcripts link.

  • Is Baker accredited?

    Yes. Baker College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org.

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Additional Accreditations

    Baker has also earned specialized accreditations for programs and degrees in: 

    • Business Administration
    • Early Childhood Learning
    • Engineering and Technology
    • Health Sciences
    • School of Nursing

    For details about these specialized accreditations, see the individual Programs and Degrees pages. 

  • Does Baker provide any help in my job search?


    As a graduate of Baker College, you are eligible for our Lifetime Employment Services, which include:

    • Job searching techniques
    • Resume and cover letter assistance
    • Job interview questions
    • Job postings
    • Relocation tips

     

  • Is Baker College Online accredited?

    Baker Online is part of Baker College, a private, non-profit, accredited, degree granting, higher educational institution with locations throughout Michigan.

    As an accredited college, Baker College has been granted legal authority by the state of Michigan to operate as a nonprofit educational corporation and is empowered to grant certificates, associate, bachelor, master, and doctoral degrees. It is approved for veterans’ benefits. Baker College is recognized as an institution of higher education by the U.S. Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education.

    All Baker Online undergraduate and graduate programs are accredited by The Higher Learning Commission / 230 South LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411 / 800-621-7440 / www.ncahlc.org

    Baker College is an Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) participant.

    Some Baker Online graduate programs have additional accreditation:

  • How do online classes work?


    After you enroll, and are accepted to your online program, you sign-up, or "register" for your first courses. Like all Baker Online students, you will begin your online experience with a three-week online class designed to orient you to the Baker Online classroom, and review the expectations and requirements of Baker Online students. When you have completed this course successfully, you can move on to additional online courses.

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Ashley Hawkins Baker College Graduate
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Here you learn from what you do… very hands on.

Ashley Hawkins