2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (March 2022) 
    Dec 09, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (March 2022) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Management - BS in Business Administration

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The healthcare industry is undergoing a transformational shift. This concentration is designed for professionals interested in developing the insights required in a healthcare management or administration role. Students have the opportunity to:

  • Explore healthcare access, equity, affordability, and social justice.
  • Examine legislative, regulatory, and financial processes relevant to an organization’s delivery of healthcare services.
  • Learn how operational processes affect quality and safety in the practice environment and disparities in the healthcare system.

Degree Requirements

  • 181 total quarter credit hours
  • General education  courses (45 cr.)
  • Business courses (61 cr.)
  • Concentration courses (15 cr.)
  • Elective courses (55 cr.) 
  • Capstone course (5 cr.)

Concentration Curriculum

Electives (55 cr.)

Choose 11 courses from general education , BS in Business Administration, other Walden bachelor’s degree programs, or Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM)  courses. At least 25 credits must be at the 3000 level or higher. Elective credits should total 55 to meet the program requirements. Students may also be eligible to transfer previous credit to meet their elective requirements.

Note on Minors: Electives can also be used to complete a six-course minor .