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Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management with dual degree option for MBA (Cybersecurity Management)

Bachelor's in Health Care Management/ MBA (Cybersecurity Management) Dual Degree

The IT explosion in health care has made privacy and cybersecurity critical issues within the industry. Health care organizations of every size and type need leaders with the expertise to guarantee the safety of patients' medical data.

You can become one of those leaders at Excelsior College by earning an online Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management with dual degree option for MBA (Cybersecurity Management).

A national academic leader among online colleges, Excelsior offers student-friendly programs that are designed for working adults. Our convenient, affordable online classes allow you to earn a bachelor's in health care management and an online MBA while fulfilling work, family, and life responsibilities.

In addition to flexible online classes that you take on your own schedule, Excelsior offers:

  • Affordable tuition and budget-friendly payment plans.
  • Academic credit for professional health care licenses and certifications—a benefit that few other colleges provide.
  • A rapid path to graduation, thanks to liberal transfer policies that maximize the value of your prior transcripts and minimize your current course load.
  • Top-notch, personalized support from our award-winning team of academic advisors.

Cybersecurity Leadership in the Health Care Management Industry

With a 40-year history in distance learning and adult education, Excelsior ranks among the nation's most popular colleges for working adults—and one of the most rigorous.

Our health care management and MBA programs meet high academic standards and reflect the most current best practices in the industry. You'll have direct interaction with responsive faculty who have years of first-hand industry practice and teaching experience.

By pairing the health care management bachelor's degree with an MBA concentration in cybersecurity, you'll gain expertise in subjects such as:

  • IT risk assessment
  • Cyber attacks and defenses
  • Mobile and cloud security
  • Project management and quality control
  • Health care economics
  • Medical terminology and technology

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BS / MBA Health Care Management Credit Requirements

BS / MBA Health Care Management Credit Requirements

147-credits. Undergraduate: 60 in arts and sciences, 36 professional components, 15 additional credits (medical terminology, information literacy, other college-level). Bridge: 9 credits. Graduate: 27 credits. 

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Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the BS Health Care Management program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Use theories of leadership and organizational behavior to define and implement management practices in health care settings.
  • Apply principles of budgeting and finance to effectively plan and manage resources within a health care organization.
  • Use knowledge of health and illness, health care systems, and health care consumers to guide decision making and promote quality within health care environments.
  • Implement the manager role using a legal and ethical framework.
  • Incorporate multiple strategies of communication to establish collaborative relationships with members of the leadership team and other stakeholders.
  • Use evidence based practice to guide human resource, clinical, and administrative decisions.
  • Manage a diverse workforce in providing health care for an increasingly heterogeneous population.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning in pursuit of excellence in managing and leading within the health care environment.

Upon successful completion of the Excelsior College MBA program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Analyze real-world business problems and generate recommendations for action.
  • Integrate accounting, marketing, finance, management, and economics into a strategic business analysis.
  • Assess the impact of the global business environment on business situations.
  • Apply quantitative methods to analysis of business situations.
  • Perform ethically and professionally in business and society.
  • Communicate effectively to relevant audiences in written materials.
  • Collaborate in teams to produce required deliverables.
  • Apply Project Management skills to business situations.
  • Assess the ethical implications of actions for diverse stakeholders.

Catalog: Health Sciences

Health Sciences Catalog

Review degree requirements, learning outcomes, core courses, and more in the School of Health Sciences Catalog.

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Institutional Accreditation

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Excelsior College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

All of Excelsior College's academic programs are registered (i.e., approved) by the New York State Education Department.

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