As the healthcare industry continues to grow and evolve, the demand for skilled healthcare managers also increases. Today’s health services providers and managers must possess the skills, understanding, and creativity to lead their respective organizations.
Healthcare management is designed to prepare students for hospital positions in areas such as human resources, materials management, patient accounting, patient management, revenue cycle, and budget management. Other employment opportunities may be found in managed care organizations, health insurance companies, long-term care facilities and physician group practices.
Required Courses - Health Care Management Major Credit Hours
West Liberty University General Studies 48
Gary E. West College of Business Core 45
BIO 210 Essentials in Biomedical Technology 3
HS 302 Health Care Informatics 3
MKT 342 Health Care Administration 3
MGT 354 Employment Law 3
MGT 355 Health Care Law 3
MGT 474 Organizational Behavior 3
MGT 475 Human Resource Management 3
MGT 485 CAPSTONE: Health Care Internship 3
Upper Level Electives (1 course) 3
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