Healthcare Management Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS)



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16 weeks (semester)

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Traditional, On-Campus at Lancaster, PA

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If you care about health, serving those in need and educating the public on wellness initiatives, consider working toward a healthcare management degree from Lancaster Bible College. In this program, students learn about the many facets of health care and prepare for a career as a healthcare executive. So, what exactly can you do with training in healthcare management? As a future healthcare manager, you’ll be responsible for planning, directing and coordinating medical services in settings like hospitals, nursing homes and group medical practices. Learn under experienced faculty members in the classroom on Lancaster Bible College’s beautiful campus.

Becoming a healthcare manager means you’ll have plenty of options once you graduate. This program touches on areas of math, science and policy, allowing you to transition from school to a job at a doctor’s office, handling the day-to-day functions of a typical small private practice, step into law reform in D.C. by working as a public health lobbyist or enter the lucrative world of pharmaceutical sales. Our undergraduate degree in healthcare management also prepares you to continue your education through graduate studies. The possibilities are almost endless – it just depends on what you want to do! Talk to an admissions counselor today to learn more.

Can I Transfer Credits?

Yes! Read about LBC’s transfer policy

Other Program Selection

Associate of Science (AS) – 61 credits
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Healthcare Management Program Scope

Bachelor of Science (BS) (122 Credits)

LBC Foundation Studies Courses 4 Credits

Bible & Theology Core Courses 30 Credits

Arts & Sciences Core Courses 31 Credits

Major Courses 48 Credits

Exploration Studies Courses 9 Credits

View the Academic Catalog for the complete curriculum plan, course descriptions and program details.

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What makes this LBC Healthcare Management program unique?
  • Learn about healthcare through the lens of a biblical worldview.
  • Take engaging and interesting courses where you’ll learn under the tutelage of experienced practitioners.
What are career paths with a Healthcare Management bachelor's degree?

The Healthcare Management bachelor’s degree prepares students for a wide range of technical and/or ministry contexts. Here is a sampling of careers and opportunities this degree affords:

  • Clinical Director
  • Health & Social Services Manager
  • Healthcare Manager
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Rep
  • Office Manager
  • Practice Administrator
  • Nursing Home Director
  • Public Health Lobbyist
Healthcare Management Program Goals – In this program, students will…
  • Apply knowledge of natural sciences, mathematics and accounting in a Healthcare Management environment.
  •  Demonstrate skills and abilities to be employed in Healthcare Management positions.
  • Articulate medical terminology and communication skills in a Healthcare Management setting.
  • Develop a biblical world view with a Christ-centered, moral and ethical foundation for making necessary healthcare policy decisions that are righteous, legal and culturally competent.
  • Articulate strategies to understand and influence healthcare policy.
  • Demonstrate the ability to provide education and support services to those accessing healthcare services.
  • Apply disciplinary knowledge and Christ-centered values to leadership, management and administrative situations in a healthcare setting.
  • Develop an understanding of the healthcare needs and services within the community.
Core Courses in the Heathcare Management Program
HCM 105 Introduction to Health Sciences
HCM 110 Medical Terminology
HCM 115 Nutrition and Wellness
HCM 205 Professionalism and Education in Healthcare
HCM 210 Ethical/Legal Issues in Healthcare
HCM 215 Healthcare Policy and Economics
HCM 301 Healthcare Management I
HCM 302 Healthcare Management 2
HCM 305 Community Health
HCM 370 Experiential Learning
HCM 450 Healthcare Management Practicum
HCM 400 Cross Cultural Experience
HCM Major Elective
HCM 310 Evidence Based Research and Writing
THE Focused Theology: THE 220, THE 313, or THE 305
Associate Degree in Healthcare Management Program Plan
LBC Foundation Studies Courses 4
Bible & Theology Core Courses 15
Arts & Sciences Core Courses 15
Major Courses 22
Exploration Studies Courses 6
Total 62

View the Academic Catalog for the complete curriculum plan, course descriptions and program details.

Meet the Faculty

Shirley Faye Herr, RN, MSN
Adjunct Faculty
Lavonne Johnston, MS
Adjunct Faculty
Gene Newswanger
Adjunct Faculty
Amanda Zuschmidt, MEd
Program Director for Sport Management, Assistant Professor
Tom Randolph, EdD

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