Healthcare Administration Program Recognized for Online Learning Excellence
Oct. 8, 2018 - AffordableCollegesOnline.org (ACO), a leader in higher education information, resources and rankings has recognized Richmond Community College for offering one of the best online health administration programs in the country.
"In our seventh annual survey of online learning programs across the nation, we wanted to honor the colleges and universities that are providing innovative ways for students to complete a degree," said Dan Schuessler, CEO and Founder of AffordableCollegesOnline.org. "These schools are going above and beyond the industry standard to help make online education programs more accessible and affordable."
The Healthcare Management Technology program at RichmondCC is designed to prepare students for employment in healthcare business and financial operations. The curriculum places emphasis on planning, organizing, directing and controlling tasks related to healthcare organizational objectives including the legal and ethical environment.
Only accredited, public, not-for-profit institutions with at least one online program were eligible for these rankings. The primary data points used to identify the best online colleges and programs for 2018 include the following:
- Acceptance rates
- Cost of tuition
- Number of full time students
- Graduation rates
AffordableCollegesOnline.org began in 2012 to provide quality data and information about pursuing an affordable higher education. Its free community resource materials and tools span topics such as financial aid and college savings, opportunities for veterans and people with disabilities, and online learning resources. It features higher education institutions that have developed online learning environments that include highly trained faculty, new technology and resources, and online support services to help students achieve educational and career success.