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.

For the fourth year in a row, CTU’s online bachelor’s degree programs were ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News and World Report.*

US News Best Online Programs 2018 - Bachelor's

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CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org

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TOTAL CREDITS

180

PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

  • Online
  • Colorado Springs

Program Details

  • Degree Requirements

    Courses: General Education
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    COMS201 Technical and Professional Writing 4.5
    ECON212 Principles of Microeconomics 4.5
    ENGL104 Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105 Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HSS261 Ethics in Healthcare 4.5
    GOVT201 American Government and Public Affairs 4.5
    LITR201 Literature: A Reflection of Life 4.5
    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
    SCI203 Environmental Science and Sustainability - Laboratory Course 1.5
    SOCL102 Introductory Sociology 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: 66
    Courses: Core Lower Level
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    ACC310 Accounting for Non-Accounting Majors 4
    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
    HSS290 Certification Preparation 4
    MGM255 Management Fundamentals 4
    UNIV201 Career Planning and Management 4
    Total Credit Hours: 36
    Courses: Core Upper Level
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    BADM370 Quality Management 4
    HCM330 Healthcare Statistics and Research 4
    HCM307 The Health Care Industry 4
    HCM410 Fiscal Management in Healthcare Services 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
    IT254 Spreadsheet Applications 4
    MKTG225 Introduction to Marketing 4
    MGM335 Organizational Behavior Principles 4
    MPM210 Introduction to Project Management 6
    Total Credit Hours: 58
    Courses: Concentration
    Course Title Course Description Credit Hours
    ELE Select 20 credit hours from 100-400 level courses 20
    Total Credit Hours: 20

    Total Credit Hours: 180

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    *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.

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