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Healthcare Management: Bachelor of Science Requirements

182.5 Credits

The blended delivery format is offered at Albuquerque, Albuquerque West, Austin, Austin South, Bellevue, Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Burnsville, Centennial, Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs South, Denver, Ellsworth, Garden City, Georgetown, Independence, Indianapolis, Lee’s Summit, Lewisville, Mesquite, Minnetonka, Overland Park, Rapid City, Richardson, Rochester, Roseville, Sioux Falls, Tigard, Tulsa, Watertown, Weldon Spring, Wichita, Wichita West, and Zona Rosa and requires students to complete the Healthcare Management Major Core through NAU’s distance learning program. This program is also offered through NAU’s distance learning program.

Healthcare Management Major Core

Credit Hours

(A minimum of 24 of the following 48 credits must be earned at NAU in the online delivery format.)

HA3010D*

Introduction to U.S. Healthcare Delivery

4

HA3110D*

Quality Improvement and Risk Management

4

HA3120D*

Essentials of Managed Care

4

HA3220D*

Health Information Systems

4

HA3300D*

Healthcare Policy and Ethics

4

HA4050D*

Healthcare Law

4

HA4070D*

Regulatory Environment in Health Care

4

HA4110D*

Healthcare Planning and Evaluation

4

HA4120D*

Management of Continuum Care Services

4

HA4200D*

Healthcare Financial Management

4

HA4300D*

Healthcare Management and Supervision**

4

HA4500D* or

Healthcare Management Action Research Project or

 

HA4510D

Healthcare Management Internship

4

 

 

48

Support Core

AC1060

Principles of Accounting I

4.5

AC1160

Principles of Accounting II

4.5

MG1050

Principles of Marketing

4.5

MT2050

Principles of Management

4.5

 

 

18

Option 1 – Required Support Courses

EC2050

Macroeconomics

4.5

EC2100

Microeconomics

4.5

ME1150

Medical Terminology

4.0

MT3050

Human Resource Management

4.5

3000+

Business Electives #

18

 

Open Elective

9

 

 

44.5

OR

Option 2 – Diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing or Allied Health Required

Diploma or Associate Degree Nursing or Allied Health Courses (44.5 credits) ^^

44.5

General Education Core (72)

(Available for block transfer ##)

Communications

EN1150

Composition I

4.5

 

 

4.5

Humanities

HU

Humanities Electives

9

 

9

Behavioral/Social Science

Behavioral/Social Science Electives

9

 

9

General Education

General Education Elective

4.5

 

4.5

(Course-by-course transfer)

Communications

EN1300

Composition II

4.5

EN2100 or

Speech or

 

EN2150

Interpersonal Professional Communications

4.5

EN3050

Technical Communications

4.5

 

 

13.5

Science

SC1221

Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology with Lab

6

SC

Science Elective

4.5

 

 

10.5

Mathematics

MA2050

College Algebra

4.5

MA3000

Business Statistics

4.5

 

 

9

General Education

CS1150/
CI1150

Introduction to Computer Information Systems

4.5

CS1600

Pathways to Academic and Professional Success

4.5

CS2080

Career Management

3

 

 

12

# Courses must be coded AC, CI, EC, FN, LA, MG, MT, OL or equivalent transfer.

* Professional Course, minimum "C" grade required

** Capstone Course - Senior level, minimum "C" grade required, must be completed at NAU.

^^ Or business electives at the 3000+ level

Residents of the state of Minnesota or students attending any Minnesota campus:

are encouraged to complete some advanced or upper division general education course work.

## Block transfer is not available to these students.

Graduation Requirements: A minimum 2.0 GPA is required overall and in the Healthcare Management Major Core. See the "Graduation Requirements" section of the catalog for additional requirements.

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