Learn to manage the unique and challenging situations that arise in hospitals, private practices, nursing homes, research facilities, and other healthcare organizations.

Sometimes helping people is more about working behind the scenes than a hands-on approach. In this program, you will prepare to do just that by gaining a broad understanding of healthcare principles for real-life use as a manager within the healthcare industry.

You will learn the fundamentals and history of healthcare, study patterns of healthcare quality, think through ethical issues surrounding the healthcare system, analyze the impact of quality assurance, and more.

Courses In This Specialization

This program consists of five lower-division online healthcare management courses for a total of 15 credit hours.