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					Associate Degree in Business
Management: Healthcare Practice

Program Overview
Careers in healthcare continue to grow, including those on the business side of healthcare. In
the Business Management: Healthcare Practice Management program, you will learn about
sound managerial practices and procedures, healthcare finance, and operations of the healthcare
industry.

If you are a current health care employee, NECC’s Associate in Science degree in Business
Management: Healthcare Practice Management Option will provide you with business
management skills necessary for career advancement within a medical practice or healthcare
facility. If you are not currently a practicing healthcare professional, the program will provide
you with the theory and skills required to succeed in a career in healthcare management, as well
as an internship in a healthcare agency to provide you with real-world experience.




Career Opportunities
Graduates pursue many career paths,
including office managers in physician’s
offices and other healthcare settings.
You can also transfer to a four-
year college or university to earn
your bachelor’s degree in business
management, healthcare management,
or a related health care field.
    Courses
    Fall Semester     Course Name                             Fall Semester     Course Name
    Year 1                                                    Year 2
    ENG101            English Composition I                   BUS211            Business Law I
    HES115            Medical Terminology                     COM112            Interpersonal Communications
                      Accounting Elective                     HES104            Medical Office Administration
                      Computer Elective (CIS110, CIS112,      HES201            Healthcare Law and Ethics
                        CIS113, or CIS210)                                      Science Elective
                      Math Elective (MAT120 or higher)
                      Social Science Elective                 Spring Semester   Course Name
                                                              Year 2
    Spring Semester   Course Name                             HES109            Fundamentals of Healthcare Finance
    Year 1                                                    HES203            Healthcare Management and
    BUS101            Introduction to Business                                    Leadership Skills
    BUS105            Managerial Business Communications      MGT205            Human Resources Management
    ENG102            English Composition II                  MRT103            Coding and Classification for
    HES108            Introduction to Healthcare Services                         Medical Billing
                      Science Elective




Additional Opportunities
In addition to classroom study, NECC’s Business Management: Healthcare
Practice Management Program offers internships at local healthcare
agencies to provide you with real-world experience.




Getting Started
Ready to get started? It’s easy! Northern Essex has an open admissions
policy, which means that if you have a high school diploma or GED you
are eligible to enroll at NECC. Just fill out an application, attend an
orientation/assessment session, and then register for classes.




                                                       Visit www.necc.mass.edu/programs,
   For more information                                or contact Enrollment Services at 978-556-3700.


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