Health Care Management


Program Information

Career Community: Business
Degree Type: A.A.S.
Program Location: Main Campus

What is Health Care Management Concentration?


The Health Care Management Concentration: Business A.A.S. is designed for the individual who plans to become an employee in a nursing home, hospital, clinic or home health care agency. This is an occupational program designed to equip students for employment. This program is not a transfer program, although many institutions accept all or part of the course work toward the bachelor’s degree.

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Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to do the following:

  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively, think critically, and develop problem solving skills while utilizing quantitative data in business situations through physical or virtual presence in writing, speaking, listening, and electronic data.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the American free enterprise system
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the basic interaction of supply and demand.
  • Apply business and management knowledge through employability of skills
  • Interpret accounting information, marketing practices, and economic data to be creative with business solutions

What Are My Options to Pay for This Degree?

Apply for financial aid at A student is encouraged to apply early for financial aid and must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the FAFSA Renewal Application as soon as possible after October 1 to ensure that the Financial Aid Office receives the Institutional Student Information Record and other documents prior to the priority deadline. July 1st is the priority deadline for applying for the fall semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

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Classes You Might Take

Health Care Management A.A.S. Degree

  • ENGL 1010 – English Composition I (3 credits)
  • GEN 1010 – First Year Seminar (3 credits)
  • INFS 1010 – Computer Applications (3 credits)
  • ACCT 1010 – Principles of Accounting I (3 credits)
  • BUSN 1305 – Introduction to Business (3 credits)
  • ACCT 1020 – Principles of Accounting II (3 credits)
  • ADMN 1308 – Office Procedures (3 credits)
  • MATH 1530 – Introductory Statistics (3 credits)
  • BUSN 1302 – Keyboarding with Word Processing (3 credits)
  • Choose one (3 credits):
    • ART 1035 – Introduction to Art (3 credits)
    • MUS 1030 – Introduction to Music (3 credits)
  • ADMN 1306 – Medical Terminology I (3 credits)
  • ADMN 1307 – Survey of Coding (3 credits)
  • BUSN 2380 – Principles of Marketing (3 credits)
  • CPED 1011 – Job Search Skills (1 credit)
  • BUSN 2330 – Principles of Management (3 credits)
  • MDCA 2302 – Healthcare Legal/Ethical Issues (3 credits)
  • BUSN 1310 – Business Communications (3 credits)
  • BUSN 2370 – Legal Environments of Business (3 credits)
  • CPED 1010 – Cooperative Education I (3 credits)
  • COMM 2025 – Fundamentals of Communication (3 credits)
  • Choose one (3 credits):
    • ECON 2200 – Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
    • ECON 2100 – Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)


This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), which is a leading specialized accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence. ACBSP accredits business, accounting, and business-related programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master, and doctorate degree levels worldwide and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Every quality business program worldwide is accredited. Click here for public information about the program.

Business Department Mission Statement:

The business department empowers future leaders through exceptional business education, with a focus on fostering innovation, ethics, and leaderships skills. Our mission includes a commitment to continuous assessment, ensuring students acquire the knowledge and skills needed for success.

Program Results:


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