Online Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management
Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management
Medical and health services manager positions are projected to grow 20 percent from 2016 to 2026.1 You can help prepare to pursue opportunities in this area with a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Management from CTU. In this program, you can work to develop the knowledge and skills applicable to management positions in this industry, including fundamental principles and concepts of business administration to the health care field.
- Offers a general track or a concentration in health informatics
- Has CTU Fast Track™ exams available - a series of mini modules designed to test your knowledge of key course objectives, offering the opportunity to earn college credit for what you already know
- Is ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News & World Report for the sixth year in a row*
At CTU, students come first. Our flexible online course schedule helps you to build a class schedule around your schedule. And with grants and scholarships available for those who qualify, a degree from CTU can be both achievable and affordable. Learn more below or fill out the form to speak with an admissions advisor.
* CTU programs are ranked among U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 best online programs.
Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org
- August 18, 2020
- October 06, 2020
- November 17, 2020
- Colorado Springs
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The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management is a 180-credit-hour program that is offered online and at the Colorado Springs campus. The program includes 51 credit hours of general education credit, 109 credit hours of core healthcare management classes, and 20 credit hours of electives to define a concentration area.
The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management is designed to provide students with knowledge and skills applicable to management positions in the healthcare industry as well as the application of fundamental principles and concepts of business administration to the healthcare management field.
Students will be presented with an integration of foundational knowledge in healthcare management and understanding and analysis of current issues such as reimbursement strategies; the changing legislative and regulatory environment; and the relationship of cost, quality, and access to care. Students may compare healthcare delivery models for their purposes and effectiveness, and contrast the United States with other countries; apply technology innovations and business, ethical, and legal principles to the management of healthcare organizations; and analyze various types of reimbursement received for healthcare services and the effect on the financial operations of a healthcare organization.
This program does not lead to additional licensure or certification. As such, CTU has made no determination regarding prerequisites for licensure or certification in any state or jurisdiction.
Courses for this degree are dependent upon the concentration chosen.
Please see the Related Degree tab for available concentrations.
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Classes start August 18, 2020!
1. Source: www.bls.gov/ooh/Management/Medical-and-health-services-managers.htm#tab-6