According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for healthcare managers is growing at an above average rate. The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management program at Maria College provides a balance among technological, clinical, and business sides of healthcare. The healthcare management major will develop strong generalists who will be equipped with the knowledge to succeed in today’s healthcare environment and be job ready upon graduation.
- The healthcare management major meets the needs of the aspiring manager, who wants an across the board exposure to the intricacies of today’s healthcare system.
- The carefully designed program prepares students for mid-level healthcare management positions at a variety of healthcare settings from corporate health and wellness departments and pharmaceutical manufacturers to nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living and rehabilitation centers.
- All healthcare management majors are required to take either an internship or a co-op position during their academic program to increase their marketability upon graduation.
- Program will be taught to by both full-time faculty and working practitioners from the healthcare management field. The integration of faculty is an added benefit providing students with real world scenarios for classroom discussion and projects.