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Associate of Science Degree (Online)
Length of Program: 16 Months
Take your education to the next level. Complete our Healthcare Management program to earn an Associate of Science Degree.
The Healthcare Management program provides students the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and critical skills necessary for a managerial position in a hospital, clinic, physician’s office or other healthcare companies. Throughout this program students are introduced to a vast knowledgebase required in the areas of anatomy & physiology, pathophysiology, medical terminology, medical front office procedures including finance, billing and coding, and management techniques. The program directs students to critical-thinking and problem-solving solutions that can be used with their peers, clients and employers. The program includes a balance of instruction that encompasses general education courses in communications, humanities, social sciences, mathematics, and technology. Students are given the tools to function successfully in an entry level position as a Healthcare Manager.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, "Employment of medical and health services managers is expected to grow 16 percent from 2008 to 2018."