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Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management with dual degree option for MBA (Human Performance Technology)

Bachelor's in Health Care Management/ MBA (Human Performance Technology) Dual Degree

Peak health and peak performance go hand in hand. You can gain expertise in both subjects at Excelsior College by earning an online Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management with dual degree option for MBA (Human Performance Technology).

A national leader in college education for working adults, Excelsior is one of just a few institutions that offers an online MBA with a human performance technology concentration. This emerging field uses innovative theories and techniques to improve individual and organizational productivity.

Excelsior also uses an innovative educational approach to improve your personal productivity as a student. You can earn a dual degree more quickly and conveniently at Excelsior than anywhere else. How?

  • You'll take online courses that are designed to fit easily into a working adult's busy schedule.
  • Overlapping courses will count toward both the health care management bachelor's degree and the MBA, reducing your overall course load.
  • Excelsior's generous transfer policies let you satisfy some degree requirements via prior approved coursework, military training, and health care licenses and certifications.
  • Our affordable tuition and flexible payment options can help you fit a health care management degree and an MBA into your budget.

Get a Head Start in Health Care Management and Human Performance Technology

Excelsior developed its programs in health care management and human performance technology with direct input from industry leaders. Our courses meet the same standards for academic quality that you'd find in a traditional institution, and they reflect the most current practices in the health care management industry.

You'll work with faculty who have years of first-hand experience in health care management, while gaining expertise in subjects such as:

  • Human resources
  • Organizational behavior
  • Medical terminology and technology
  • Health care economics

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BS / MBA Health Care Management Credit Requirements

BS / MBA Health Care Management Credit Requirements

147-credits. Undergraduate: 60 in arts and sciences, 36 professional components, 15 additional credits (medical terminology, information literacy, other college-level). Bridge: 9 credits. Graduate: 27 credits. 

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Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the BS Health Care Management program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Use theories of leadership and organizational behavior to define and implement management practices in health care settings.
  • Apply principles of budgeting and finance to effectively plan and manage resources within a health care organization.
  • Use knowledge of health and illness, health care systems, and health care consumers to guide decision making and promote quality within health care environments.
  • Implement the manager role using a legal and ethical framework.
  • Incorporate multiple strategies of communication to establish collaborative relationships with members of the leadership team and other stakeholders.
  • Use evidence based practice to guide human resource, clinical, and administrative decisions.
  • Manage a diverse workforce in providing health care for an increasingly heterogeneous population.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning in pursuit of excellence in managing and leading within the health care environment.

Upon successful completion of the Excelsior College MBA program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Analyze real-world business problems and generate recommendations for action.
  • Integrate accounting, marketing, finance, management, and economics into a strategic business analysis.
  • Assess the impact of the global business environment on business situations.
  • Apply quantitative methods to analysis of business situations.
  • Perform ethically and professionally in business and society.
  • Communicate effectively to relevant audiences in written materials.
  • Collaborate in teams to produce required deliverables.
  • Apply Project Management skills to business situations.
  • Assess the ethical implications of actions for diverse stakeholders.

Catalog: Health Sciences

Health Sciences Catalog

Review degree requirements, learning outcomes, core courses, and more in the School of Health Sciences Catalog.

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Institutional Accreditation

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Excelsior College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

All of Excelsior College's academic programs are registered (i.e., approved) by the New York State Education Department.

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