2019-2020 Accelerated Undergraduate Catalog

Healthcare Management (BS - Accelerated)

Location: Online

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management

 
Major Mission:  The Healthcare Management program equips students with the fundamental knowledge of all aspects of healthcare management. Graduates will be prepared to integrate their faith and servant leadership as they identify challenges and opportunities to meet the present and future needs of the healthcare profession.

Major Outcomes:

  1. Apply knowledge of natural sciences, mathematics, and accounting in a Healthcare Management environment.
  2. Demonstrate skills and abilities to be employed in Healthcare Management positions.
  3. Articulate medical terminology and communication skills in a Healthcare Management setting.
  4. Develop a biblical world view with a Christ-centered, moral and ethical foundation for making necessary healthcare policy decisions that are righteous, legal and culturally competent.
  5. Articulate strategies to understand and influence healthcare policy.
  6. Demonstrate the ability to provide education and support services to those accessing healthcare services.
  7. Apply disciplinary knowledge and Christ-centered values to leadership, management and administrative situations in a healthcare setting.
  8. Develop an understanding of the healthcare needs and services within the community. 

Major Details:

  • 43 Credits - General Education
  • 39 Credits - Healthcare Management
  • 18 Credits - Biblical Studies
  • 20 Credits - Electives

TOTAL 120 Credits

Curriculum Plan


General Education (43 Credits)

LAN 101College Composition and Research

3

LIT ____LIT Core (100/200 Level)

3

HIS ____HIS Core (200 Level)

3

MAT 219Probability & Statistics

3

SOC 101General Psychology

3

SOC 203Principles of Sociology

3

SOC 325Human Growth & Development

3

HUM 101 Human Thought and the Humanities

3

HUM 102 Human Thought and Math and Sciences

3

SCI 101General Biology

3

SCI 101LGeneral Biology Lab

1

SCI 201Human Anatomy & Physiology

3

SCI 201LHuman Anatomy & Physiology Lab

1

SCI 203Human Anatomy & Physiology II

3

SCI 203LHuman Anatomy & Physiology II Lab

1

SCI 340Chemistry

3

SCI 340LChemistry Lab

1

Healthcare Management (39 credits)

BUS 113Foundations of Accounting

3

HCM 105Introduction to Health Sciences

3

HCM 110Medical Terminology

3

HCM 115Nutrition and Wellness

3

HCM 205Professionalism and Education in Healthcare

3

HCM 210Ethical/Legal Issues in Healthcare

3

HCM 215Healthcare Policy and Economics

3

HCM 301Healthcare Management I

3

HCM 302Healthcare Management II

3

HCM 305Community Health

3

HCM 310Evidence-Based Practice Research Analysis/Writing

3

HCM 370Experiential Learning

3

HCM 450Healthcare Management Practicum I

3

Biblical Studies (18 Credits)

BIB 103Creation & Covenants: OT I

3

BIB 104Israel's Life & Literature: OT II

3

BIB 105Biblical Hermeneutics

3

BIB 203Life of Christ: NT I

3

BIB 204Early Church: NT II

3

THE 105Prelude to Biblical & Theological Studies

3

Electives (20 credits)

The general elective courses can be selected from a broad range of courses or can be transferred in from a previous college experience. Contact your advisor for additional information.