School and Ranking Information
Students in St. Louis can choose from a handful of public and private schools that offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs in healthcare administration. Based on school distinction, location and school type, the following university is considered a top school in St. Louis for healthcare administration studies:
- Winner: Harris-Stowe State University is the only public university located directly in St. Louis that provides degree studies in healthcare administration. The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management program is part of its Anheuser-Busch School of Business.
School Info Chart
|Category||Harris-Stowe State University|
|Distinction||Named among Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the U.S.*|
|Location||St. Louis, Missouri|
|School Type||4-year, public|
|Tuition & Fees (2013-2014)||Undergrad: $5,220 (in-state); $9,853 (out-of-state)**|
|Healthcare Administration Degrees Offered||Bachelor's|
|Healthcare Administration Degrees Awarded in 2012-2013||6**|
|Undergraduate Graduation Rate (in 150% of normal degree time) for 2007 Entering Class||10%**|
|Noteworthy||Anheuser-Busch School of Business is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)|
Sources: *Harris-Stowe State University; **NCES College Navigator.
Harris-Stowe State University
- Healthcare administration program offers supervised hands-on experience in a local healthcare facility
- 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio
- Classroom and online courses available
Harris-Stowe State University in St. Louis, Missouri, is a 4-year public university with an enrollment of nearly 1,300 students. The university is home to two colleges and the Anheuser-Busch School of Business, which is located on the South Campus. The business school offers five Bachelor of Science degrees in areas such as accounting, computer technology, marketing and healthcare management.
The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management program is designed to help students gain communication, problem-solving and managerial skills through a 42-credit hour curriculum. The curriculum includes core business administration courses in topics such as macroeconomics, finance, statistics and business policy. Major courses include financial management for healthcare facilities, long-term care, healthcare law, ethics and healthcare administration.