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Program Description

The Business Healthcare Technology program is designed to prepare graduates for employment in a variety of positions in today's technology-driven workplaces. The Business Healthcare Technology program provides learning opportunities, which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes the use of software and technology. Students are also introduced to accounting fundamentals, electronic communications, internet research, electronic file management, and healthcare regulation and compliance. The program includes instruction in effective communication skills and terminology that encompasses office management and executive assistant qualification and technology innovations for the office. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in the area of administrative technology.

Degrees
Business Healthcare Technology Degree (67 hrs)
core courses
 
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
3
PSYC 1101 Introductory Psychology
(3)
OR
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology
(3)
MATH 1111 College Algebra
3
HUMN 1101 Introduction to Humanities
3
SPCH 1101 Public Speaking
3
 
Business Healthcare Technology
occupational courses
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
ALHS 1090 Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences
2
Students can take ALHS 1011 -OR- BIOL courses
ALHS 1011 Structure and Function of the Human Body (5)
OR
BIOL 2113 Anatomy and Physiology I
(3)
BIOL 2113L Anatomy and Physiology Lab I
(1)
BIOL 2114 Anatomy and Physiology II
(3)
BIOL 2114L Anatomy and Physiology Lab II
(1)
MAST 1120 Human Diseases
3
BUSN 1015 Introduction to Healthcare Reimbursement
3
BUSN 2340 Healthcare Administrative Procedures
4
BUSN 2350 Electroinic Health Records
3
BUSN 2375 Healthcare Coding
3
BUSN 2190 Business Document Proofreading and Editing
3
BUSN 1440 Document Production
4
ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I 4
Business Healthcare Specialization (15cr)
BUSN 1240 Office Procedures
(3)
BUSN 1400 Word Processing Applications
(4)
BUSN 1410 Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications
(4)
BUSN 1420 Database Applications
(4)
OR
BUSN 1430 Desktop Publishing and Presentation Applications
(4)
 
Practice Management Specialization (15cr)
BUSN 2800 Practice Management Fundamentals
3
BUSN 2810 Healthcare Compliance 3
BUSN 2820 Healthcare Practice Law and Ethics 3
BUSN 2830 Healthcare Delivery Systems 3
BUSN 2840 Healthcare Leadership and Professional Effectiveness 3


Diplomas
Business Healthcare Technology Diploma (52 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics
(3)
Select one of the Social/Behav. Sci. courses for a min. of 2 cr.:
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
(2)
PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology
(3)
Business Healthcare Technology Diploma
occupational courses
COMP 1000 Computer Literacy
3
ALHS 1090 Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences
2
ALHS 1011 Structure and Function of the Human Body 5
MAST 1120 Human Diseases
3
BUSN 1015 Introduction to Healthcare Reimbursement
3
BUSN 2340 Healthcare Administrative Procedures
4
BUSN 2350 Electroinic Health Records
3
BUSN 2375 Healthcare Coding
3
BUSN 2190 Business Document Proofreading and Editing
3
BUSN 1440 Document Production
4
ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I 4
BUSN xxxx Occupational Guided Electives 3
BUSN xxxx Occupational Guided Electives 4
Select one of the two courses for a min. of 2 cr.:
BUSN 2350 Electronic Health Records (3)
BUSN xxxx Health Record Content & Structure (2)
 
 

*All program information subject to change without notice.

 

Program Admission Information

High school diploma or GED Required for admission.

ACCUPLACER SCORES

Min. ScoresDegreeDiploma
Sentence Skills 70  55
Reading Comp. 64  60
Arithmetic N/A  34
Algebra 57  N/A

Instructors & Faculty