Health Services Management Major
At a Glance
Level | Bachelor's (minor and certificate also available)
Prerequisites | 45 credits, 30 for pre-major admission
Degree Requirements | Core Courses and Tracks
Credits | 80−81 in major, 120 to graduate
Admission | May 1, August 1, December 1 (CCE will discontinue summer admission beginning in 2017.)
Health care is one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S., and the need for highly qualified people to lead and manage health care facilities and staff continues to increase.
The health care industry provides career opportunities for students who want to make a contribution to the health of individuals and communities. Health services managers plan, direct, and coordinate medical and health services.
Health services management careers can be found in many health care settings, including:
- physician's/therapist's/practitioner's offices
- clinics and other medical or mental health facilities
- long-term care facilities
- managed-care facilities
- health insurance companies
The Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Services Management (HSM) program offers a well-rounded education with an emphasis on acquiring knowledge you can apply immediately.
University faculty and top industry professionals have partnered to create a program to help you acquire the skills you need to succeed.