The bachelors of science degree in Health Care Administration offered by Kaplan University is designed for persons who wish to enter the increasingly viable and growing field of healthcare. The program hopes to provide its students a solid foundation from which to pursue a career at hospitals, clinics, public health agencies, and doctors offices, among other areas. Some of the courses that a student enrolled in Kaplans program can expect to take include communication, physical science, health care policy, epidemiology, strategic planning, finance for health care, ethics in health care and operational analysis. While some persons who graduate with the bachelors move immediately into entry-level health care positions, some wish to pursue a masters degree in Health Care Administration. All of Kaplans programs are available to its students 100 percent online, making it more feasible for persons who may work part or full time while earning their degree.