Has the idea of a career in the healthcare industry always attracted you? If you naturally enjoy the business side of healthcare and have a passion for helping others, a career in medical practice management or medical office management may be the perfect fit for your interests and goals. HACC’s Healthcare Management program can be the way to get there.
After completing our two-year program and receiving your Associate in Applied Science degree, you’ll be prepared for entry-level management positions within the healthcare industry. If pursuing a bachelor’s degree is of interest, then we can help you transfer your credits to a four-year school.
Healthcare professionals with an active credential and currently working in the field may qualify for the associate degree in health science. You can receive 30 credits toward graduation for the credential and receive a similar degree that requires fewer courses.
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With our Healthcare Management program, you’ll embark on a career path that can lead to medical practice management or medical office management positions including:
If you’re already working as a healthcare clinician, this degree can also prepare you to advance to a management position in the healthcare industry.
This program may be a perfect fit for your career goals if you:
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You’ll prepare for entry-level management positions within the healthcare industry. You’ll be taught management, marketing and accounting principles that apply to the healthcare environment.
By completing our program, you will learn how to:
Affordably YOURS, our programs are designed to be flexible enough to transfer to a wide variety of four-year colleges and universities with no loss of credit. However, each individual college has its own unique program. We encourage you to select a four-year school as soon as possible. This will allow you to learn the transfer college’s program requirements so you can take the proper classes at HACC.
As a HACC Health Care Management student, your transfer options include:
|Central Penn College:||Healthcare Mgt. to Business Admin. Healthcare Admin (pdf)|
|Elizabethtown College, Accelerated Programs:||Health Care Management into Health Care Administration (pdf)|
|Penn State Harrisburg:||Healthcare Management into Health Policy and Administration (pdf)|
|Penn State Mont Alto:||Program to Program Agreements (pdf)|
|Saint Francis University - Francis Worldwide:||Healthcare Management (A.A.S.) (pdf)|
Conveniently YOURS, you can complete the entirely online. You may also complete this program at the Harrisburg Campus. However, to fulfill the program requirements, you will need to take more than 51% of your coursework through multiple modalities (e.g. Blended, Online and/or Remote Learning).
Yes! We offer many scholarships through the HACC Foundation. Each scholarship has specific eligibility requirements. To learn how to apply, please visit hacc.edu/Scholarships.
We offer classes in the spring, summer and fall. Visit our website to apply anytime. When you apply, make sure you include program code 3606 with your application. This code is unique to the Healthcare Management program and ensures you’re applying to the correct one.
Future students, we are excited to connect with you and answer your questions. Please choose the option that works best for you to meet with us.
Current HACC students, please contact our Advising Department with any questions.
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