Healthcare Services Management - Course Planning

Students who complete this bachelor's degree program will gain the skills and experience needed to provide administrative and management support in hospitals, healthcare facilities and medical offices.

View or download the Course Planning worksheet (pdf)

General Education Courses (60 credits)
Prefix Course Credits
ENGL& 101 English Composition 5
ENGL& 102 Composition II 5
MATH& 146 Introduction to Statistics or 5
MATH 136 Inferential Statistics (Statway) or 5
PSYC 217 Intro to Probability & Statistics for Psychology or 5
BUS 210 Business & Economic Statistics or 5
  Equivalent statistics course  
HUM 105 Intercultural Communication or 5
CMST 205 Multicultural Communication 5
  Humanities (VLPA) course* 5
  Lab science in BIOL or CHEM 5
  Natural science (NW) course 5
  Social science (ICS) courses 10
  Additional humanities (VLPA), social science (ICS), or natural science (NW, incl. math or computer science) courses* 15
Healthcare Services Management Courses (45 credits)
Prefix Course Credits
ACCT 303 Accounting for Healthcare Management 5
AHE 301 Principles of Healthcare Delivery 5
AHE 330 Information Literacy in Health Sciences 5
AHE 401 Principles of Research in Allied Health 5
AHE 426 Leadership and Team Building/Organizational Dynamics 5
HSM 322 Human Resources 5
HSM 325 Financial Management in Healthcare 5
HSM 451 Healthcare Outcomes and Quality Management 5
HSM 479 Healthcare Services Management Capstone 5
Related Electives (75 credits)
Course Credits
Allied Health credits (block if transferred) 0-75
Associate degree block transfer credits (if applicable) 0-75
Other approved academic electives* 0-75
Other approved upper-division AHE, CHED, HSM, or ABS classes 0-75

*No more than 15 credits of studio/performance VLPA credits will count toward the BAS degree.

Questions about course planning? Contact the Student Development Specialist, Hannah Markwardt, at

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