Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
Monroe's Bachelor (BBA) of Health Services Administration degree program builds on the strengths of the medical administration degree program. According to the 2012 Occupational Outlook Handbook published by the U.S. Department of Labor, employment of medical and health services managers is expected to grow by 23% through the year 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations. As the large baby-boom population ages and people remain active later in life, the healthcare industry as a whole will see an increase in the demand for medical services.
Monroe’s BBA in Health Services Administration provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to seek positions in hospitals, outpatient facilities, long-term care facilities, nursing homes, doctors' offices and insurance and healthcare management companies. Possible positions are medical office manager, hospital care investigator, community service worker, coordinating manager, managed care specialist, unit coordinator and third-party billing specialist. Bachelor's (B.B.A.) Degree Program in Health Services Administration Consumer Information
The Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Public Health provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the systems and institutions of the American public health care system. Public health emphasizes education, injury prevention, disease prevention and promotion of healthy lifestyles.
Students will be provided with the knowledge and skills needed to collect and analyze data, identify community needs and plan, implement, monitor and evaluate programs designed to encourage healthy lifestyles. Students are taught by public health professionals who have experience in areas such as women’s health, HIV/AIDS, chronic disease management, health education and program planning and evaluation. Faculty use project-based learning in the classroom where students actively participate in the learning process and apply their critical thinking skills.
Public health offers a variety of career opportunities for BS graduates, including public health program specialists and coordinators, public health emergency response coordinators, public health policy analysts, public health information specialists, community outreach workers, patient advocates, health and wellness educators and health researchers. Bachelor's (B.S.) Degree Program in Public Health Consumer Information