ECPI University Introduces Bachelor of Health Science Degree with Concentration in Healthcare Administration

North Charleston, SC – ECPI University is now accepting applications for its new Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Science with a concentration in Healthcare Administration.This program is intended to prepare graduates for entry-level management positions in a variety of healthcare settings. “Based on our survey, ECPI offers the only accelerated-learning degree program for Healthcare Administration in the Charleston area, allowing our students to complete their degree is just 2.5 years through a rigorous year-round schedule,” says Charleston Campus President James Weaver.

According to U.S. Department of Labor projections, employment of medical and health services managers is expected to grow 16 percent from 2006 to 2016, faster than the average for all occupations. The healthcare industry is projected to continue to expand and diversify, requiring managers to help ensure smooth business operations of:

  • Medical Units
  • Long-term Care Centers
  • Hospital Departments
  • Community Health and Physician Office Practices

“In this competitive job market, candidates must be above average to compete,” says Shantae Brown-Jenkins, Department Head of Health Sciences.  “The Bachelor’s degree combines the latest curriculum and real-world experience gained through a one-on-one externship with local facility administrators.  Our graduates will be the total package.”

For more information, please contact Jennifer Gager at 330.414.0350 or jgager@ecpi.edu.

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