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

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

Advanced technology plays an ever-increasing role in health care delivery. Today's hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and other health care organizations rely on specialized managers with expertise in this important niche.

You can get convenient, practical preparation for a technology management career with Excelsior College's online Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management with dual degree option for MBA (Technology Management).

A national leader in adult education since 1971, Excelsior offers online health care management programs that are specifically designed for working adults. Our convenient, student-friendly model can speed you toward a dual BS/MBA degree with career-building skills in technology management.

Here's how it works:

  • You'll take online classes on your own schedule—where and when it's convenient for you.
  • If you hold any professional health care licenses or certifications, you may be able to get academic credit for them—a benefit available at only a few colleges nationwide.
  • Excelsior reduces your course load by granting maximum transfer credit for approved classes you've passed at other accredited colleges.
  • Our low tuition and fees make an Excelsior degree affordable on almost any budget.
  • You'll get outstanding academic support from Excelsior's award-winning advisors.

Health Care Management: A Recipe for Career Success

An academic leader among online colleges, Excelsior meets the same high standards that govern health care management and MBA programs at traditional colleges. We developed our MBA and health care management classes with direct input from industry leaders, and we revise all materials regularly to ensure that they meet the most current best practices.

Our online model allows for plenty of direct interaction with faculty via Excelsior's online communities. You'll get practical skills that translate directly to the workplace, acquiring expertise in subjects such as:

  • Project management
  • Quality control
  • Productivity assessment
  • Health care economics
  • Medical terminology and technology

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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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