Graduation Requirements (A Minimum of 61 Credits)

This Florida National University program is designed for students planning to pursue a higher-level degree in health services administration as well as to equip students with skills needed in entry- level supervisory positions in the health services field. It offers key introductory courses in health services administration and also includes a thirty-nine credit-hour component of general education/liberal arts courses. FNU awards an Associate of Arts Degree in Health Services Administration upon graduation from this program.

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GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (39 CREDITS)

COMMUNICATION (9 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • ENC 1101
    English Composition I **
    3
  • ENC 1102
    English Composition II **
    3
  • SPC 1017
    Fundamentals of Oral Communication
    3
HUMANITIES (6 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  •  
    6
BEHAVIORAL/ SOCIAL SCIENCE (6 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  •  
    6
NATURAL SCIENCE (7 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • BSC 1010
    General Biology*
    3
  • BSC 1010L
    General Biology
    1
  • BSC 1081
    Basic Anatomy & Physiology*
    3
MATHEMATICS (7 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • MAC 1105
    College Algebra I **
    3
  • STA 2014
    Introduction to Statistics**
    4
COMPUTERS (4 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • CGS 1030
    Introduction to Information Technology
    4
  • SLS 1501
    College Study Skills
     

CORE REQUIREMENTS (22 CREDITS)

Courses
Credit Hours
  • MAN 2021
    Principles of Business Management
    3
  • ACG 2003
    Principles of Accounting I
    3
  • ACG 2003L
    Principles of Accounting Lab.
    1
  • HSC 1531 C
    Medical Terminology
    3
  • HSC 1000 C
    Introduction to Health Care
    3
  • MEA 2304 C
    Medical Office Management
    3
  • MEA 2305 C
    Medical Office Procedures
    3
  • MEA 2235 C
    Medical Insurance Coding & Billing
    3

During the Health Services Administration Associate of Arts Degree program at Florida National University, you will learn the basics of accounting, healthcare office billing and procedure, medical terminology, and business management. Through hands-on training and classroom lectures, you will prepare for an entry-level role in healthcare, to support medical professionals and medical facilities. Health services administration specialists work in a variety of locations including physician’s offices, hospitals, clinics, long-term care, assisted living, and many other medical facilities.