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Healthcare Management

Healthcare Management

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Chestnut Hill College’s Accelerated Adult Degree Program is designed for the adult learner. The Healthcare Management program provides you with the administrative and managerial skills necessary for professional careers in hospitals, clinics, long-term and short-term healthcare facilities, doctors’ offices, and health departments. It is an interdisciplinary curriculum that gives you a comprehensive foundation in health issues, health systems, sociological influences, and legal and ethical concerns. You will develop the skills to communicate and interact effectively with physicians, administrators, patients, and families. This degree also prepares you for graduate studies in the field of healthcare.


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Chestnut Hill College's Center for Business programs are in candidacy for accreditation by the ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR BUSINESS SCHOOLS AND PROGRAMS (ACBSP).
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Major Core Requirements

In addition to Core Liberal Arts, 54 credits are required in the major. The Major Requirements are:

  • UEMG 201 - Principles of Management
  • UEMK 201 - Principles of Marketing
  • UESO 270 - Introduction to the American Healthcare System
  • UEHM 202 - Healthcare Management
  • UEAB 372 – Legal Environment of Business
  • UEHR 305 - Human Resources Management
  • UEMA 104 - Mathematics for Business I
  • UEMA 111 - Probability and Statistics
  • UEAB 217 - Financial Accounting
  • UEAB 219 - Managerial Accounting
  • UEEC 109 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • UEFN 441 - Financial Management
  • UEFN 220 - Principles of Finance: Money and Banking
  • UEMG 453 - Senior Seminar


Major Elective Requirements

Any four of the following courses are required as major electives:

  • UESO 128 - Diversity Issues
  • UEBC 206 - Business Writing and Communications
  • UEEC 110 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • UEFN 342 - Risk and Insurance
  • UEMG/PO 303 – Government and Business
  • UEMG 307 - Strategic Management
  • UEMG 330 – Data Analytics
  • UEMG 321 – Managing Non-Profit Organizations
  • UEHM 400 - Special Topics
  • UEHM 460 – Internship


For your convenience, Chestnut Hill College offers accelerated degree courses in four locations:

  • Chestnut Hill College Main Campus
  • Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell
  • University Center at Montgomery County Community College in Pottstown

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Transferring Credits

Students can transfer up to 75 credits from another accredited college or university. Prior Learning Assessment options can also help you earn credits for on-the-job experience and training programs.

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