Health Management

Degree:
  • Bachelor's
Location: Anywhere

Why Health Management?

Combine your passion for care with your talent for business. Demand is high for health management professionals who possess both business acumen and in-depth knowledge of healthcare functions and processes. In response, Northeastern's College of Professional Studies offers the Bachelor of Science in Health Management degree program.

As a student in this focused bachelor's degree program, you will enhance your analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving skills while establishing competency in health care management, finance, policies and procedures, and relevant legal and regulatory issues. From health care administration to health services management, this degree program will prepare you for numerous career opportunities in this dynamic and rewarding field.

Learn why the Bachelor of Science in Health Management is a good fit for you.  


What you'll study

General Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Health Management General Requirements

University-Wide Requirement 

Minimum 120 total semester hours required

Minimum 2.000 GPA required

Students must earn a minimum of 60 Northeastern University semester hours in order to receive a bachelor’s degree.

Note: Individual program requirements may exceed the above minima.

NUpath Requirements 

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Foundation Courses

33 semester hours required

English

Complete one of the following two courses with corresponding lab:

ENG 1105 - College Writing 1
3.00
ENG 1106 - Lab for ENG 1105
1.00
ENG 1103 - College Writing 1 for Nonnative Speakers
3.00
ENG 1104 - Lab for ENG 1103
1.00

Complete the following two courses with corresponding labs:

ENG 1107 - College Writing 2
3.00
ENG 1108 - Lab for ENG 1107
1.00
ENG 3107 - Writing for the Professions: Business and the Social Sciences
3.00
ENG 3108 - Lab for ENG 3107
1.00

Mathematics

MTH 1100 - College Algebra
3.00
MTH 2310 - Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences
3.00

Economics

ECN 1200 - Principles of Macroeconomics
3.00
 

Information Technology

Choose one of the following:

ITC 1000 - Computer Applications
3.00
ITC 2016 - End-User Data Analysis Tools
3.00
 

Social Sciences 

PSY 1100 - Foundations of Psychology
3.00
SOC 1100 - Introduction to Sociology
3.00
CMN 1100 - Organizational Communication
3.00
 

Major Courses

39 semester hours required 

Management and Finance

HMG 1100 - Foundations of Healthcare Management
3.00
ACC 2100 - Financial Accounting
3.00
FIN 2105 - Introduction to Corporate Finance
3.00
 

Law, Regulation, and Policy

PHL 2130 - Ethical Issues in Healthcare
3.00
HMG 2110 - Health Law and Regulation
3.00
HMG 3225 - Public Health
3.00
HMG 4210 - Healthcare Policy
3.00
 

Organizational Operations 

CMN 3350 - Intercultural Communication
3.00
HMG 2100 - Healthcare Operations
3.00
HMG 3210 - Health Informatics
3.00
HMG 3220 - Risk Management and Quality Assurance
3.00
HRM 2320 - Human Resources Management
3.00
 

Capstone

HMG 4850 - Healthcare Management Capstone
3.00
 

Professional Electives

12 semester hours required 

Complete 12 semester hours from the following: 

MGT, MKT, PSY, HSC, HMG, HRM

Electives 

Complete a minimum of 36 semester hours to reach 120 semester hours.

Did You Know?

Many of our admitted students receive scholarships worth up to $10,000.

Did You Know?

2.3 million healthcare jobs to be added over the next 10 years (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2015).

Commitment

Full-Time
Part-Time

Entry Terms

Fall
Spring
Summer

Meets F-1 Visa Requirements

No