BAS in Allied Health—Healthcare Services Management Program Overview
Are you an experienced healthcare professional with an associate's degree interested in healthcare administration? Seattle Central's Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Allied Health—Healthcare Services Management program will help you develop the knowledge and skills needed to advance in this in–demand profession.
Flexible and Convenient
The Healthcare Services Management program is designed especially for working professionals. In this flexible program, you can earn your bachelor's degree at either a part–time or full–time pace. And because we accept students three times each year, you won't have to wait long to get started.
All the core classes of this program are taught in a hybrid style, combining reduced face–to–face time with online components. In–person class meetings are scheduled for weekday evenings. You could earn your bachelor's degree coming to campus as little as one night a week!
Earning your bachelor's degree requires a total of 180 credits, including applicable credits from your associate's degree. Depending on your prior college credits, you may be able to earn your bachelor's degree in as little as 1 year!
With this degree, you will be qualified for positions such as healthcare services manager and healthcare administrator. Additionally, this program will prepare you to play critical roles in planning, coordinating and supervising service delivery in a variety of healthcare settings, including:
- Medical care facilities
- Nursing homes
- Healthcare organizations
- and other health facilities
According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, career opportunities for qualified healthcare services managers is projected to grow 23% by 2022.
Areas of Study
In addition to gaining problem–solving, technical and communications skills, your bachelor's degree program will focus on:
- Human services
- Healthcare services management
- Financial planning and budgeting
- Strategic planning and marketing
- Law and ethics in healthcare administration
Come to an information session or contact the Allied Health Division Student Development Specialist, Hannah Markwardt, to learn more about the Healthcare Services Management program and its application process: Hannah.Markwardt@seattlecolleges.edu
Seattle Central Health Education Center at Pacific Tower
1200 12th Ave S, room HEC 202
Seattle, WA 98144
Allied Health Division
Seattle Central College
1701 Broadway, HEC
Seattle, WA 98122