Healthcare Management Program Requirements

Core Courses:

HCM 600

Managerial Epidemiology and Statistics

HCM 605

Healthcare Management and Administration

HCM 610

Healthcare Policy and Law

HCM 615

Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare

HCM 620

Human Resources Development in Healthcare

HCM 625

Strategic Planning and Marketing in Healthcare

HCM 650

Organizational Behavior in Healthcare

HCM 652

Healthcare Finance: Challenges

HCM 710

Professional Skills Development Seminar ~

HCM 720

Capstone in Healthcare Management ~

Quality Management and Patient Safety Courses:

HCM 660

Planning for Evidence-Based Practice

HCM 662

Quality Management in Health Care

HCM 665

Patient Satisfaction and Quality Improvement ~

HCM 667

Customer Relationship Management

HCM 669

Patient Advocacy for Healthcare Quality ~

Project Management in Healthcare Courses:

HCM 635

Innovative Management Leadership

HCM 640

Team Work in Healthcare Settings ~

HCM 642

Healthcare Project Planning and Management ~

HCM 644

Project Management

HCM 646

Project Management Accounting ~

~ Course under development

Note: All students must complete 120 hours of the curriculum face-to-face with faculty members. This will be accomplished through the completion of the Capstone course, either in a hybrid format in the spring or fall semesters or in a partially online format in the summer. The summer partially online format requires a 6-day, 8 hours per day, residency requirement. In addition, students will be required to complete the following:

  • a 3-day, 8 hours per day, Introduction and Orientation weekend during the first semester of your experience in the program
  • a 3-day, 8 hours per day, weekend mid-way through the program and upon completion of specific courses, to focus on Conflict and Diversity
  • a 3-day, 8 hours per day, weekend mid-way through the program and upon completion of specific courses, to focus on Teamwork and Team Building