Healthcare Management

Get the knowledge and skills you need to take the next step in your healthcare career. This program is designed for people––who have a healthcare background––and who are ready to become a leader in this growing field.

Healthcare Management careers are expected to increase by 20% through 2026.

With this degree, you’ll be in an excellent position to join a growing field. The healthcare profession is predicted to add more than 4 million jobs through 2026. That means more doctors, nurses and therapists, but also more managers. If you like leading people, tackling challenges, solving problems and getting paid to do it, then the Healthcare Management program is for you!

As a Healthcare Management major, you’ll learn how to develop and enhance leadership skills… communicate effectively… identify appropriate resources… apply critical thinking skills in order to make informed business decisions… and much more.

Note: Healthcare Management courses are exclusively offered in an online format.

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Medical Law and Ethics
Health Services Organization and Management
Healthcare Policies & Politics
Health Economics and Financing Strategies
Introduction to Business
Principles of Management
Healthcare Quality Management
Human Resources
Organizational Behavior
Business Communications
CE Capstone Course for the Bachelor Degree
The Interprofessional Healthcare Team
Hospital and Health Services Administration
Healthcare Leadership
Healthcare Planning and Marketing
Principles of Marketing
Operations Management
Project Management
Organizational Change Management
Evaluation and Assessment
Training and Development
Leadership in Society
Race and Gender

Careers in this field include

  • Hospital Administrator
  • Ambulatory surgical centers
  • Medical Office Manager
  • Clinic Manager
  • Public Health Program Administrator
  • Patient Advocate
  • Healthcare Account Executive
  • Surgical Center Director
  • Operations Manager
  • Customer Care Manager

People who thrive in this field

  • Organized
  • Good Communicator
  • Multi-tasker
  • Analytical
  • Leader
  • Critical Thinker
  • Flexible

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“Loved Central Penn. I had a great educational experience. The accelerated program allowed me to reach my educational goals faster than I expected.”

– Kimberly Craig ’18, Healthcare Management

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