UT Dallas 2016 Undergraduate Catalog

Naveen Jindal School of Management

Healthcare Management (BS)

Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management

Degree Requirements (120 semester credit hours)1


I. Core Curriculum Requirements: 42 semester credit hours2

Communication: 6 semester credit hours

COMM 1311 Survey of Oral and Technology-based Communication

RHET 1302 Rhetoric

Mathematics: 3 semester credit hours

MATH 1325 Applied Calculus I

Life and Physical Sciences: 6 semester credit hours

Select any 6 semester credit hours from Life and Physical Sciences core courses (see advisor and degree requirements)

Language, Philosophy and Culture: 3 semester credit hours

Select any 3 semester credit hours from Language, Philosophy and Culture core courses (see advisor)

Creative Arts: 3 semester credit hours

Select any 3 semester credit hours from Creative Arts core courses (see advisor)

American History: 6 semester credit hours

Select any 6 semester credit hours from American History core courses (see advisor)

Government / Political Science: 6 semester credit hours

GOVT 2305 American National Government

GOVT 2306 State and Local Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences: 3 semester credit hours

ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics

Component Area Option: 6 semester credit hours

MATH 1326 Applied Calculus II

ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics

II. Major Requirements: 70 semester credit hours beyond Core Curriculum

Major Preparatory Courses: 15 semester credit hours beyond Core Curriculum

ACCT 2301 Introductory Financial Accounting3

ACCT 2302 Introductory Management Accounting3

BLAW 2301 Business and Public Law3

ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics3, 4

ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics3, 4

MATH 1325 Applied Calculus I3, 4, 5

MATH 1326 Applied Calculus II3, 4, 5

OPRE 3333 Quantitative Business Analysis3

or MATH 2333 Matrices, Vectors, and Their Application3, 6

STAT 3360 Probability and Statistics for Management and Economics

or OPRE 3360 Managerial Methods in Decision Making Under Uncertainty

Business Core Courses: 28 semester credit hours

HMGT 3100 Professional Development

BCOM 3310 Business Communication

BCOM 4350 Advanced Business Communication

BPS 4305 Strategic Management

FIN 3320 Business Finance

ITSS 3300 Information Technology for Business

OBHR 3310 Organizational Behavior

OPRE 3310 Operations Management

MKT 3300 Principles of Marketing

IMS 3310 International Business

Healthcare Management Core Courses: 18 semester credit hours

HMGT 3301 Introduction to Healthcare Management

ECON 3330 Economics of Health

HMGT 3311 Healthcare Accounting

HMGT 4321 Introduction to Healthcare Information Systems

HMGT 3310 Healthcare Regulatory Environment

HMGT 4351 Management, Design and Optimization of Healthcare Processes

Healthcare Management Upper-Division Guided Electives: 9 semester credit hours

Choose three courses from the following:

HMGT 4V90 Healthcare Management Internship7

HMGT 4392 International Healthcare Management and Leadership

ENTP 3301 Innovation and Entrepreneurship

ENTP 4320 Small Business Management

HLTH 3101 Medical Terminology

HLTH 3301 Issues in Geriatric Healthcare

ITSS 4300 Database Fundamentals

ITSS 4351 Foundations of Business Intelligence

MKT 4331 Digital Prospecting

PSCI 4365 Law and Medicine

OBHR 3311 Principles of Management

OBHR 4300 Management of Non-Profit Organizations

OBHR 4310 Business Ethics

OBHR 4352 Negotiation and Dispute Resolution

OBHR 4360 Capstone in Organizational Behavior

OPRE 3330 Project Management

SPAN 2341 Medical Spanish

III. Elective Requirements: 8 semester credit hours

Free Electives: 8 semester credit hours

Both lower- and upper-division courses may count as electives but students must complete at least 51 semester credit hours of upper-division courses to qualify for graduation.

JSOM freshmen are required to take BA 1100 Business Basics.

Each student is expected to complete a minimum of 160 hours of business-related work to fulfill the JSOM professional practicum requirement.

1. Incoming freshmen must enroll and complete requirements of UNIV 1010 and the corresponding school-related freshman seminar course. Students, including transfer students, who complete their core curriculum at UT Dallas must take UNIV 2020.

2. Curriculum Requirements can be fulfilled by other approved courses from institutions of higher education. The courses listed are recommended as the most efficient way to satisfy both Core Curriculum and Major Requirements at UT Dallas.

3. Indicates a prerequisite class to be completed before enrolling for upper-division classes.

4. A required Major course that also fulfills a Core Curriculum requirement. Semester credit hours are counted in Core Curriculum.

5. Students may elect to substitute MATH 2413 and MATH 2414 or MATH 2417 and MATH 2419.

6. Students may substitute MATH 2418 or CS 2305.

7. A practicum experience is required; the student has the option of zero to 3 semester credit hours, depending on the particular internship, and preference for additional electives.

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