Online Healthcare Management Degree

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.

The BSHCM:

  • Offers a general track that allows you to choose your electives to tailor your courses to your interests
  • 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 fifth 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.

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* CTU’s Online Bachelor’s programs are ranked among the Best by U.S. News and World Report.
Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org

CLASSES START

  • November 12, 2019
  • January 07, 2020
  • February 18, 2020

TOTAL CREDITS

180

PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

  • Online
  • Colorado Springs

Program Details

  • Degree Requirements

    Courses: General Education
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    COMS105 Interpersonal Communication 4.5
    or
    COMS203 Speech Communications 4.5
     
    ENGL104 Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105 Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HIST101 Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century 4.5
     
    LITR201 Literature: A Reflection of Life 4.5
    or
    LITR225 Innovation and Leadership In Literature
     
    MATH102 Introduction to College Math 4.5
    MATH106 Algebra for Business 4.5
    SCI101 Introduction to the Sciences 4.5
    SCI103 Science and Technology- Laboratory Course 1.5
    SCI201 Environmental Science and Sustainability 4.5
    SOCL202 Social Perspectives on Race, Gender, and Class 4.5
     
    UNIV104 Academic and Career Success 4.5
    or
    HUMNELE Humanities Elective 4.5
    Total Credit Hours: 51
    Courses: Core Lower Level
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    ACC310 Accounting for Non-Accounting Majors 4
    ECON212 Principles of Microeconomics 4.5
    HSS103 Introduction to Healthcare Delivery Systems 4
    HSS110 Concepts in Healthcare Organizations 4
    HSS121 Medical Terminology 4
    HSS210 Fundamentals of Reimbursement in Healthcare 4
    HSS215 Software Applications in Healthcare: Virtual Learning Experience 4
    HSS261 Ethics in Healthcare 4.5
    IT190 Introduction to IT 4
    IT254 Spreadsheet Applications 4
    MGM255 Management Fundamentals 4
    UNIV201 Career Planning and Management 4
    Total Credit Hours: 49
    Courses: Core Upper Level
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    BADM370 Quality Management 4
    HCI300 Introduction to Health Informatics 4
    HCM307 The Health Care Industry 4
    HCM330 Healthcare Statistics and Research 4
    HCM337 Current Legal, Ethical and Regulatory Issues in Healthcare 4
    HCM410 Fiscal Management in Healthcare Services 4
    HCM425 Managing the Health of Populations 4
    HRMT215 Management of Human Resources 4
    HRMT330 HRM Legal Environment 4
    HSA320 Administration in Healthcare Services 4
    HSS310 Economics of Healthcare 4
    HSS420 Global Health Systems 4
    HSS491 Healthcare Management Capstone 4
    MGM335 Organizational Behavior Principles 4
    MKTG225 Introduction to Marketing 4
    Total Credit Hours: 60
    Courses: Concentration
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    ELE Select 20 credit hours from the list of courses below
    Total Credit Hours: 20
    Courses: Elective Choices
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    BHVS205 Managerial Psychology 4
    BHVS315 Interpersonal Communication and Dynamics 4
    FINC225 Financial Statement Analysis 4
    HRM345 Building Effective Teams 4
    HRMT440 Managing Organizational Change 4
    IT235 Database Applications With Access 4
    MGM316 International Business Communications 4
    MGMT385 Customer Service Excellence 4
    OB460 Creating Change in Individuals and Organizations 4
    SCM210 Introduction to Logistics/Supply Chain Management 4

    Total Credit Hours: 180

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