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The Business of Health Care

Business Administration, B.A.S. - Health Care Management

StudentThe health services industry is expanding quickly due to a growing population, advances in medical technology, and insurance reform. The demand for leaders capable of improving the efficiency and quality of these services has never been greater. Statistics published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics project the number of medical and health services managers to grow by 23% by 2022.

MUW's Health Care Management program is designed to prepare graduates to assume these vital roles. The educational opportunities bestowed by The W are designed to provide the well-roundedness, breadth of experience, and critical thinking valued by today's employers.

In addition, The W is proud of its over 125-year legacy of providing individualized instruction, personalized advising, and an engaged learning environment.  It is a learning experience that time and time again has been recognized for its quality.

Employment Opportunities:

Clinical Director/Manager
Director of Admitting
Hospital Administrator
Health Information Manager
Insurance (various roles)
Nursing Home Manager
Managed Care Analyst
Medical Records Coordinator/Manager
Office Manager
Operations Manager (various facilities)
Program Coordinator/Manager
Public Health Departments (various roles)
Medical Device/Pharmaceutical Sales Representative

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Suggested Course of Study

B.A.S. in Business Administration - Health Care Management

General Education Requirements
(38-39 Semester Hours)
See Undergraduate Bulletin

Career and Technical Transfer
(Maximum 40 Semester Hours)

Concentration Requirement
(46 Semester Hours)

BU 105 Fundamentals of Success in Business
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II
MGT 387 Introduction to HC Management
EC 202 Principles of Economics II
MIS 340 HC Information Technology
PLG 350 HC Law
MGT 381 Principles of Management
EC 335 HC Economics & Finance
MKT 361 Principles of Marketing
MGT 430 HC Quality Management
MGT 440 HC Innovation & Entrepreneurship
BQA 170 Statistical Analysis for Business
MGT 470 Comparative HC Systems
MGT 386 Human Resource Management
BU 460 Senior Seminar in Business

BAS Majors require a minimum of 121 credit hours to graduate. No more than 90 hours of these hours may be earned at a community college.  Community college transfer students must earn at least 25% of their hours from MUW.  MUW does not award credit for technical or vocational courses except in the B.A.S program.

This curriculum sheet is a sample and is intended to be a tentative guideline for the order in which courses should be taken to fulfill the requirements of the major.

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