As the health care industry continues to grow and expand, the demand for skilled health care managers also increases. Today’s health services providers and managers must possess the skills, understanding, and creativity to lead their respective organizations.
The Health Care Management specialization prepares students for hospital positions in areas such as human resources, materials management, environmental services, patient accounting, food service, and budget management. Other employment opportunities may be found in managed care organizations, health insurance companies, assisted living/nursing facilities, continuing care retirement communities and physician group practices.
Required Courses - Health Care Management Specialization Credit Hours
West Liberty University General Studies 48
Gary E. West College of Business Core 36
BIO 210 Essentials in Biomedical Technology 3
ECON 312 Health Care Economics 3
MKT 342 Health Care Management and Marketing 3
MGT 352 Labor Management Relations 3
MGT 354 Employment Law 3
MGT 355 Health Care Law 3
MGT 474 Organizational Behavior 3
MGT 475 Human Resource Management 3
Health Care Management Electives (3 courses) 9
Upper Level Electives (1 course) 3
Click on our current advising information sheet for the year you will enter (or entered) as a freshman for complete university and West College requirements.
- HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT ADVISING SHEET 2013-2014
- HEALTH SERVICES MANAGEMENT HEALTH CARE ADVISING SHEET 2012-2013