B.S. in Professional Studies — Healthcare Management
The Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies with a concentration in Healthcare Management, offered exclusively online, will prepare you with a strong Christian foundation to begin or advance a career in the growing field of healthcare planning and management. This major is distinct from a business degree in that the purpose is not necessarily to develop business specialists or managers, but individuals who can function effectively and efficiently in the workplace regardless of their position. You will gain an understanding of the U.S. healthcare system as it applies to the continuum of care and practice making ethical managerial decisions. Through this highly in-demand online program for healthcare administrators, you will also explore critical issues and market forces affecting this industry.
- Learn the fundamentals of health care operations, informatics, marketing, accounting, organizational dynamics and more.
- Explore key industry issues, such as health care legislation, informed consent, corporate liability, medical malpractice and patients’ rights.
- Be competent in health care financing mechanisms, the industry’s influence on public policy, and the impact of health policy on key stakeholders.
- Healthcare Administrator
- Healthcare Management