The Associate of Applied Science in Health Administration will prepare you for a role in managing healthcare systems effectively and efficiently. You will learn about the current legal and ethical standards in healthcare and will be introduced to the role and function of a healthcare manager in a variety of healthcare settings. You also will study the factors affecting healthcare management, including government policies, human resource and material management, and capital investment.
AAS in Health Administration
Students seeking to fulfill the educational requirement for a nursing home administrator licensure in the state of New York can do so by completing five online courses available through the BS in Healthcare Management.
Billie Gastic Rosado, PhD
Core courses provide an in-depth exploration of the liberal arts that expands your critical thinking and analytical skills, increases your knowledge, and develops your intellect.
Prepare for Your Future
With industry-specific courses, you will be well prepared to advance your career in healthcare or enroll in the BS in Healthcare Management.
The degree is a 60 credit program consisting of a required set of core courses (32 credits) and required courses (28 credits).
Applications will be reviewed for evidence of:
Academic preparedness suggestive of success at the associate level
Personal attributes that predict readiness for college-level work (e.g., motivation to learn, time management, personal responsibility, maturity)
Self-reflection on reasons for pursuing a college degree and how the degree will advance one’s personal or career goals
Fall - August 1st
Spring - January 1st
Required Forms and Application Details
$0 application fee
GED or high school diploma required - recommended minimum 2.7 (B-) GPA
1 Letter of recommendation (recommended, but not required)
4 short-answer essays
Official transcripts from all high school and colleges attended
Tuition per 4 credit course $2,040
Registration Fee* $708
*Fees based on total number of courses registered for, see link below for details.
Applications are reviewed by the NYUSPS Office of Admissions, in consultation with the Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies.
Financing Your Education
We know that financial planning for your education is of the utmost importance. We want to support you. Click the link below to learn about financial aid opportunities or download the financial aid guidelines document.