2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jul 17, 2024  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Management Technology: General, AAS (A25200H)


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The Healthcare Management Technology curriculum prepares individuals for employment in healthcare business and financial operations in areas such as general healthcare management, entrepreneurship, and long-term care.

Course work includes medical office management, financial management, legal aspects of healthcare, medical insurance and billing analysis, and other topics depending on the subject area selected within this curriculum.

Graduates should qualify for employment opportunities in a variety of healthcare settings including hospitals, medical offices, outpatient clinics, long-term care facilities, and insurance companies. Industry recognized certifications may be available for graduates with work experience.

Major Courses


Total: 53 Credit Hours


General Education Courses


  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Communication Credit Hours: 3 *
  • Humanities/Fine Arts Credit Hours: 3 *
  • Math Credit Hours: 3 *
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences Credit Hours: 3 *

Total: 15 Credit Hours


Other Required Courses


  • Other Requirement Credit Hours: 1 *

Total: 1 Credit Hours


Total Credits for AAS Degree: 69


*Recommended Elective & General Education Options


Accounting Elective:


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Computer Applications:


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Computer Applications II:


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Electives:


Take One:

Communication:


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Humanities/Fine Arts:


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Math:


Take One:

Social/Behavioral Sciences:


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Other Requirement:


Take One:

Note:


Student enrolled full-time and making satisfactory progress should complete this program in five semesters. Additional time is needed to achieve minimum requirements in English, math or science.

Contact the program coordinator or department chair for specific requirements.

Instructional Service Agreements


The Healthcare Management Technology program has established collaborative agreements with surrounding area community colleges. These agreements allow students to take a majority of their courses at their area community college and the remaining courses at Pitt Community College. Pitt Community College will award the Healthcare Management Technology degree.

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