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Healthcare Systems Management for Non-Business Majors Minor


COLLEGE: College of Business Administration
DEPARTMENT: Department of Management and Information Systems
Room A432, Business Administration Building
E-mail: mis@kent.edu
Tel: 330-672-2750
Fax: 330-672-5006
Web: http://www.kent.edu/business/departments/index.cfm

The Healthcare Systems Management minor fills the management niche in healthcare and builds strong synergies. These synergies complement student and industry interests in healthcare systems management as a minor and builds a more marketable repertoire for students.

Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

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HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT FOR NON-BUSINESS MAJORS  (18 credits):
Type Course Title Credits
  MIS 34161 Managerial and Technological Aspects of Healthcare Systems Management 3
    34162 Managing Health Systems Operations 3
    34163 Introduction to Healthcare Systems Management 3
    44152 Collaborative Project Management 3
  Choose from the following: 6
  ACCT 23020 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)  
KSS ECON 22060 Principles of Microeconomics (3)  
    42086 Economics of Health Care (3)  
  FIN 36053 Business Finance (3)  
  MIS 24163 Principles of Management (3)  
    34180 Human Resource Management (3)  
    44062 Supply Chain Management (3)  
  MKTG 25010 Marketing (3)  
  PH 10001 Introduction to Public Health (3)  
TOTAL 18

Requirement to declare the Healthcare Systems Management minor:
  • Minimum 2.500 cumulative GPA; if new freshman, no established GPA is required.
Requirement to graduate with Healthcare Systems Management minor:
  • Minimum 2.500 GPA (including all attempts in 30-40000 level courses).

Notes:

  1. To earn a College of Business Administration minor, students must complete at least two courses in the minor at Kent State University on a graded basis. At least one of these courses must be at the upper-division (30000 or 40000) level.