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Supervision and Management-Health Management BAS

Supervision and Management - Health Management Concentration Overview (BAS T702)

Type of Award

BAS - Bachelor of Applied Science

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Bachelors

Program Description

As a graduate of this program, students will have the knowledge, skills and opportunity to pursue managerial-level positions in a variety of careers. B.A.S. students will take 24 semester hours of upper division (junior/senior level) core courses that provide a broad applied background in accounting, finance, legal and ethical issues, management information systems, leadership, human resources and management. An additional 18 hours of upper division concentration area courses focus on coursework to prepare students for employment in a variety of managerial roles and career settings in the public and private sectors.

Admission Requirements

To apply to a Palm Beach State College bachelor’s degree program in Supervision and Management or Information Management, students must have earned an associate degree (A.A., A.S., A.A.S.) and have a 2.0 GPA. Students who have earned a minimum of 60 college credits, have a 2.0 GPA but do not have an associate degree, may have their credits reviewed for meeting the equivalency of the satisfactory completion of a Palm Beach State College associate degree program (A.A., A.S., A.A.S). Please see the Admissions section of this catalog for detailed admission requirements for bachelor‘s degree programs.

Completion Requirements

Students must successfully complete all courses in the curriculum, have at least a 2.0 GPA and have earned a “C” or better in all general education courses and upper division courses. Students must also meet the foreign language requirements. (Additional Information)

Capstone course: The following Capstone criteria must be met prior to registration in the course:

  1. All lower division courses are satisfied
  2. All upper division common core classes are completed
  3. Successful completion of 12-15 credits of concentration area courses
  4. Capstone may be taken concurrently with no more than two 3-credit courses and not any upper division common core courses. Restrictions may apply.

Program Length

Total program semester hours: 120

Location

The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.

For More Information

Dr. C. Thomas Capers, capers@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-4111

Employment Opportunities

Upon completion of this program, students may seek employment in a variety of business and organizational settings in managerial-level positions that require a bachelor’s degree for consideration.

Career Path Notes

After completion of this program, students may choose to apply for graduate study at a public or private university.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Courses From A.S./A.A.S. Degree (Credits: 42)

Courses From A.S./A.A.S. Degree (Lower Division Details)

General Education Courses (Credits: 36)

General Education Courses

36 credits

General Education Courses: Transferable

Upper Division Common Core Courses (Credits: 21)

BUL3130Legal and Ethical Environment of Business (BAS)

3 Credits

FIN3400Principles of Financial Management (BAS)

3 Credits

GEB3213Business Writing (BAS)

3 Credits

ISM4011Management Information Systems (BAS)

3 Credits

MAN3240Organizational Theory and Management (BAS)

3 Credits

MAN3301Human Resources Management (BAS)

3 Credits

MAN4120Leadership Challenges and Supervision (BAS)

3 Credits

Concentration Area Required Courses (Credits: 15)

HSA3110Health Care Organization and Management (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA4109Principles of Managed Care (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA3160Health Care Marketing (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA4553Ethics In Health Care (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA4431Health Care Operational Decision Making (BAS)

3 Credits

Electives - Choose one (Credits: 3)

GEB4940CBachelors Internship (BAS)

3 Credits

HSC4500Epidemiology (BAS)

3 Credits

Concentration Capstone Course (Credits: 3)

HSA4938Capstone Experience: Health Management (BAS)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 120

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Credits: 12)

GEB3213Business Writing (BAS)

3 Credits

MAN3240Organizational Theory and Management (BAS)

3 Credits

BUL3130Legal and Ethical Environment of Business (BAS)

3 Credits

FIN3400Principles of Financial Management (BAS)

3 Credits

Term Two - Spring (Year One) (Credits: 12)

MAN3301Human Resources Management (BAS)

3 Credits

ISM4011Management Information Systems (BAS)

3 Credits

MAN4120Leadership Challenges and Supervision (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA3110Health Care Organization and Management (BAS)

3 Credits

Term Three - Summer (Year One) (Credits: 9)

HSA4553Ethics In Health Care (BAS)

3 Credits

GEB4940CBachelors Internship (BAS)

3 Credits

Or

HSC4500Epidemiology (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA4109Principles of Managed Care (BAS)

3 Credits

Term One - Fall (Year Two) (Credits: 9)

HSA4431Health Care Operational Decision Making (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA3160Health Care Marketing (BAS)

3 Credits

HSA4938Capstone Experience: Health Management (BAS)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 120