Business and Organizational Management Health Care Management Specialization

B104: Bachelor of Applied Science in Business and Organizational Management — Health Care Management Specialization

The Health Care Management specialization enables students to develop skills and knowledge for health organizations such as hospitals and all other providers of health care. The focus of the specialization is on the supervisory skills needed for advancement in the field of health care for clinicians, new and mid-level managers.

A grade of C or better is required in all technical, program core and program specialization courses, and all courses used to satisfy the Gordon Rule requirement. Students transferring into baccalaureate programs with an A.A. degree or higher do not need to meet our general education requirements with the exception of college level English and Gordon rule math. These students must have successfully completed, with a grade of C or better, at least one college level English and one Gordon rule math course. General education courses must total 36 credits. The A.A. or higher degree must be from an accredited institution but can be public, private and/or out of state. Additional coursework may be required for students transferring into B.A.S. programs with an A.S. or A.A.S. degree.

General Education/Technical Specialization Courses
Courses in this section will be comprised of those General Education or area-related Technical Specialization courses needed to fulfill the requirements of the program. These courses will vary based on the student's associate-level coursework. Students will work with their advisor to choose the necessary coursework for their program. The Health Care Management specialization requires students to take 21 credits of technical courses. The technical course options include: any business course, any course with a prefix of HIM, HSA or HSC, or any health care course leading to licensure (DEA, EMS, DES, PHT, NUR or STS).

Program Core Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

MAN 3303

Management and Leadership

3

COM 3120

Organizational Communications

3

ACG 3024

Accounting for Nonfinancial Majors

3

BUL 3130

The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

3

MAN 4940

Internship in Business and Organizational Management

3

 

Total Hours

15

Program Specialization Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

HSA 3111

Survey of American Health Care Systems

3

HSC 3652

Health Care Ethics

3

HSA 4421

Policy and Legal Aspects of Health Care

3

HSA 4110

Management Foundations of Health Care Research

3

HSA 3170

Health Care Financial Management

3

HSA 3340

Human Resource Management for Health Care

3

MAN 4900

Capstone in Organizational Management

3

HSA 4922

Capstone Project in Health Care Management

3

 

Total Hours — Core and Specialization

39

 

Credit Hours from Associate Degree

60

 

Required Technical Courses

21

 

Total Program Hours

120