Health Care Management

Mission

Health Care Management, a Bachelor of Science degree program, fully prepares students to assume managerial/supervisory positions in their specific allied health specialty anywhere in the United States.

Educational Objectives

The Health Care Management degree provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to competently manage a clinical facility.

Expected Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, Health Care Management graduates will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the functional areas of accounting, marketing, finance, management, and economics.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the legal and social environment of business.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of the global environment of business.
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the ethical obligations and responsibilities of business.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to use business tools.
  6. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively.
  7. Demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge of business concepts and functions in an integrated manner.
  8. Demonstrate the ability to work effectively in teams and/or groups.
  9. Demonstrate supervisory and management skills.
  10. Demonstrate knowledge of management within the U.S. Health Care System.
  11. Demonstrate knowledge of issues relating to U.S. Health Care Reform.

Curriculum Map

The curriculum map for Health Care Management can be found on the program's web page on the Oregon Tech web site.

Summary of Student Learning Outcomes

During the 2012-13 academic year, the program faculty formally assessed the student learning outcomes summarized in the attached annual report. Additional details can be found in department assessment records.