Anna Maria College

Anna Maria College

Certificate in Healthcare Administration


50 Sunset Lane

Paxton, MA 01612

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificate in Healthcare Administration

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Career Outlook:

According to the Bureau Labor Statistics, employment of medical and health services managers is projected to grow 17 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. As the large baby-boom population ages and people remain active later in life, the healthcare industry as a whole will see an increase in the demand for medical services.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Describe Organized Delivery Systems
  • Interpret Federal and State Laws applicable to Health Care Administration
  • Analyze Quality Metrics, Performance Improvement Methodologies and Patient Safety
  • Describe the Organization and Operation of Physician Practices
  • Interpret the Health Record and HIPPA
  • Discuss Medical Terminology and Classification Systems
  • Analyze Reimbursement Methodologies
  • Utilize data-driven decision-making


Career Focus:

Professional careers in healthcare include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Nurse Managers
  • Hospital Administrators
  • Medical Office Managers


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999