Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management - General

CTU’s Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management program is designed to provide students with a well-rounded study regimen in the field of healthcare. The program offers instruction in the business and administrative side of the healthcare industry, including, but not limited to, patient access, revenue cycle management, project management, economics of healthcare and fundamentals of marketing and human resource management. You will also have an opportunity to study important regulations and explore how to support an organization’s compliance needs, including patient privacy and HIPAA laws as well as changing issues in billing and insurance.

Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org

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  • Total Credits 

    180
  • Program Availability

    Online | Colorado Springs

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  • Courses

    Degree Requirements

    Courses: General Education
    COMS201Technical and Professional Writing4.5
    ECON212Principles of Microeconomics4.5
    ENGL104Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HSS261Ethics in Healthcare4.5
    GOVT201American Government and Public Affairs4.5
    LITR201Literature: A Reflection of Life4.5
    MATH102Introduction to College Math4.5
    MATH106Algebra for Business4.5
    SCI101Introduction to the Sciences4.5
    SCI103Science and Technology- Laboratory Course1.5
    SCI201Environmental Science and Sustainability4.5
    SCI203Environmental Science and Sustainability - Laboratory Course1.5
    SOCL102Introductory Sociology4.5
    SOCL202Social Perspectives on Race, Gender, and Class4.5
     
    UNIV104Academic and Career Success4.5
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    HUMNELEHumanities Elective4.5
    Total Credit Hours:66
    Courses: Core Lower Level
    ACC310Accounting for Non-Accounting Majors4
    HSS103Introduction to Healthcare Delivery Systems4
    HSS110Concepts in Healthcare Organizations4
    HSS121Medical Terminology4
    HSS210Fundamentals of Reimbursement in Healthcare4
    HSS215Software Applications in Healthcare: Virtual Learning Experience4
    HSS290Certification Preparation4
    MGM255Management Fundamentals4
    UNIV201Career Planning and Management4
    Total Credit Hours:36
    Courses: Core Upper Level
    BADM370Quality Management4
    HCM330Healthcare Statistics and Research4
    HCM307The Health Care Industry4
    HCM410Fiscal Management in Healthcare Services4
    HRMT215Management of Human Resources4
    HRMT330HRM Legal Environment4
    HSA320Administration in Healthcare Services4
    HSS310Economics of Healthcare4
    HSS420Global Health Systems4
    HSS491Healthcare Management Capstone4
    IT254Spreadsheet Applications4
    MKTG225Introduction to Marketing4
    MGM335Organizational Behavior Principles4
    MPM210Introduction to Project Management6
    Total Credit Hours:58
    Courses: Concentration
    ELESelect 20 credit hours from 100-400 level courses20
    Total Credit Hours:20

    Total Credit Hours: 180

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    Cost of this degree may be reduced based on one or more of the following:

    Students in CTU bachelor's degree programs may bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. CTU Fast Track™ lets students earn college credit for what they already know. As a result, students can complete their degree up to 30% faster. Just as important, by passing multiple Fast Track exams, students can save up to 30% on tuition because they won’t have to pay for the classes they test out of. There’s no additional cost for the exams and no penalty if a student fails to pass.*

    Take a look at the list of current Fast Track courses and see how many courses you may be able to earn credit for.

    *The ability to reduce time in school and/or reduce tuition depends on the number of Fast Track™ tests successfully passed. Fast Track™ program credits are unlikely to transfer. Not all programs are eligible for possible 30% reduction in time and money. Courses eligible subject to change.

  • Outcomes

    This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:

    • Apply ethical and legal principles to the management of a healthcare organization
    • Evaluate uses for various technology applications in the healthcare business
    • Analyze the various types of reimbursement received for healthcare services and the effect on the financial operations of a healthcare organization
    • Compare healthcare delivery models for their purposes and effectiveness
    • Apply business principles to the management of the healthcare organization
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