2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 15, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Healthcare Management, B.S.


Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

All requirements for an undergraduate degree are listed in the Academic Policies and Regulations  section in this catalog. These requirements include general education requirements and a graduation requirement of at least one course in religion or theology.

Learning Outcomes


  • Employ effective management skills in the development, organization, operation, and leadership of healthcare organizations.
  • Articulate legal implications, apply ethical decision-making principles, and assess opportunities to mitigate risk related to healthcare administration.
  • Examine the role of healthcare organizations in community health administration.

General Education Requirements


The 42 credit hours of general education requirements are presented in the General Education  section in this catalog. A course that meets a general education requirement may also meet a course requirement for the major or a course requirement in another discipline.

The following specific general education courses must be chosen to meet the requirements for this major:

Courses Required in Other Disciplines (6 credits)


Concentrations for the Healthcare Management Major


The departmental course requirements for a concentration must be completed at Fontbonne University. If a student, prior to transferring, has already completed a course that is required in the concentration by Fontbonne, to earn the concentration the student must still complete a minimum of 18 credit hours of upper-division coursework in that concentration at Fontbonne. A maximum of two concentrations are allowed and a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required to declare a concentration.

  concentration is available for the Healthcare Management major.