Certificate in Health Care Management
About the Program
MBU | Certificate | Online – Twenty-one semester hours of coursework (7 courses) – 12 core hours plus 9 hours of elective credit – are required for this certificate. Up to nine of the hours (3 courses) may be transferred from other colleges or completed by prior learning portfolio.
Courses are available on-line, in group tutorial formats at your local Mary Baldwin regional center, on campus in Staunton in traditional formats, or by independent tutorial study. You will need to complete all coursework with a grade of C- or better.
Upon completion of the program you receive a certificate in health care management and a special designation on your transcript.
- Consulting firms
- Health insurance organizations
- Nursing homes
- Public health departments
Courses & Requirements
21 Credit Hours
HCA 101, Introduction to Health Care Administration
HCA 310, Health Care Strategic Management
HCA/ECON 320, Economics and Finance of Health Care Systems
INT 222, Social Sciences Statistics
Plus three of the following:
HCA/PHIL 230, Medical and Health Care Ethics
HCA 240, Long-Term Care Administration
HCA/BIOL 261, Epidemiology
HCA 330, Managed Care
Cost & Financial Aid
We know the path to higher education can be daunting, which is why we’re here to help.
As a student of the Roanoke Higher Education Center, you will have access to:
- Library collections and services
- Computer lab with printer/copier
- Student lounge with high-speed wireless Internet
- Cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner
- Free parking with a student parking pass