Health Care Management

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 SpecializationCredit Hours
Total 120
West Liberty University General Studies48
Gary E. West College of Business Core45
BIO 210 Essentials in Biomedical Technology3
HS 302 Health Care Informatics3
MKT 342 Health Care Administration3
MGT 354 Employment Law3
MGT 355 Health Care Law3
MGT 474 Organizational Behavior3
MGT 475 Human Resource Management3
MGT 485 CAPSTONE: Health Care Internship3
Upper Level Electives (1 course)3


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