About

Health Systems Management

The purposes of the Health Systems Management (HSM) program are to prepare graduates who are able to understand current and future healthcare industry trends and issues; to develop, communicate and manage resources, and develop solutions to challenges for healthcare systems; and to improve overall quality and outcomes of healthcare systems and services.

This program is a hybrid degree program that can be 50% - 99% online.

Other Concentrations

 

Minors

 

Required Semester Hours 120

Program Highlights

  • Hands-on, semester-long internship, in the healthcare field
  • Real World Ready certified
  • 3 year curriculum, with year round attendance, 4 year curriculum with summers off
  • Wide variety of courses with content of current healthcare topics
  • Non-clinical curriculum
  • Meets workforce needs in healthcare

Program Requirements

 
  • Completion of all courses, major and prerequisites, with a “C” or better

  • Must maintain university appropriate GPA of 2.0 or better

Employment

What Can You Be

Types of Jobs

  • Health Coach
  • Clinic Supervisor
  • Quality Compliance Officer
  • Human Resources Representative
  • Quality Improvement Representative
  • Administrative Assistant

Types of Employers

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Insurance providers
  • Home healthcare agencies
  • Managed care companies

 

 

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Involved

Student Orgs & Activities

HSM Student Club