Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management


BSHM at JSOM

The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management (BS HM) at the Naveen Jindal School of Management is a 120 semester credit hours degree program that provides students a broad–based education in healthcare management. Become part of the next generation of leadership by entering the program which will prepare you by combining the strength of seasoned academic researchers and experienced practitioners in the field.

Healthcare management classes include a variety of disciplines that are relevant to business in healthcare such as marketing, supply side management, information technology, organizational behavior, management methods in decision-making, operations management, international business and strategic planning. Students will also select from elective healthcare-specific classes including human resources, hospital administration and classes that respond to a changing and dynamic healthcare environment.

Careers

Students are required to complete an internship prior to graduation. Fortunately, JSOM is located in a great metro area with 135 hospitals in Dallas-Fort Worth alone! and the Career Management Center (CMC) can help you to land a great internship. In addition, our active student Healthcare Management Association creates opportunities for networking and introductions to healthcare leaders throughout the region. Prominent DFW healthcare professionals regularly visit campus to share their industry experience and seek talent students.

Fast-Track (two Degrees in five Years)

the high-achieving undergrads are eligible to take masters-level courses in Healthcare Management through the Fast-Track program and earn both BS and MS degrees in as little as five years.

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What if you could do work that truly matters?

The healthcare industry is over $3 trillion and represents almost 20% of the Gross Domestic Product. Today’s healthcare leaders will need a distinct educational preparation for the challenges of the future. The Jindal School of Management provides the nationally recognized leadership and education for tomorrow’s healthcare leaders. Our faculty includes dedicated healthcare researchers and experienced professional practitioners. The combination provides our students with a unique educational experience that prepares them for a career in hospitals, clinics, revenue cycle, supply management or other healthcare professions.

In addition, the strength of the other programs at JSOM such as information technology management or accounting would enhance students' opportunities to integrate sophisticated business practices into tomorrow’s healthcare industry.

Please contact me for more information regarding the program or the careers in healthcare management.

Britt R Berrett, PhD

Director, BS Healthcare Management