Healthcare Administration

In-Person Degree Information

Be Part of an Industry Expected to Grow 26% by 2020

In a curriculum accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), your courses will be rooted in business management. Develop an understanding of the United States healthcare system and graduate with a fundamental knowledge of policymaking, ethics, law, epidemiology, systems-thinking, management, finance, and leadership.

The Business PLUS Program at Franklin Pierce allows qualified high school students to enter into a four-year accelerated bachelor's and master's program. The Master of Business Administration program offers a concentration in Health Administration, which examines best practices that apply to all healthcare settings, from large hospitals to small community-based senior centers.

A major is offered. 

Health Sciences Club

This educational club will provide you with knowledge in the world of Health Sciences, along with helping you develop contacts and opportunities in this career field.

Business Minds Club

This club is designed to prepare you for the business world by expanding your knowledge and experience in all aspects of business. Enhance your marketing, accounting, management, and entrepreneurial skills through hands-on experiences and workshops.

Sigma Beta Delta

You have the opportunity to join Franklin Pierce's chapter of the National Science and Mathematics Honor Society if you meet national requirements for induction.

  • Kyle Provost studied Mass Communications and went on to a career at AthenaHealth in technology and business services for health care administration. He describes the way his training in communications and his liberal arts education at Franklin Pierce University helped him be successful in a cutting-edge business.

    Kyle Provost

    Client Account Executive, AthenaHealth

  • Karen Fabis

    "Graduating from Franklin Pierce was the key to my success. The Business program helped me to apply what I learned at Franklin Pierce and has allowed me to fulfill my current leadership position with a well-known national non-profit organization.  Franklin Pierce was my stepping stone to where I am today, which has had a significant impact, influence and inspiration for my success.”

    Karen Fabis '08

    Regional Chief Operating Officer, American Red Cross NH/VT/ME

Sample Career Opportunities
Franklin Pierce graduates have gone on to enjoy careers and internships with such companies as:
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Mass General Hospital
  • American Red Cross
  • American Cancer Society
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Social Security Administration


Our dedicated faculty are at the heart of providing academic instruction and a Pierce education. Learn more about our knowledgeable faculty and their areas of study.

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Want to Know More?

Download the Healthcare Administration Program SheetDownload a Healthcare Administration program sheet to view on-screen or print, or view the College at Rindge Academic Catalog for specific degree requirements and course information.

Undergraduate Admissions(800) 437-0048

Office Hours

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8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.