Program of Study

Course work includes healthcare management, medical insurance, long-term care administration, accounting, human resource management, computer applications, medical legal issues, medical terminology, and general education courses. The curriculum places emphasis on planning, directing, and controlling tasks related to healthcare organizational objectives including the legal and ethical environment. Emphasis is placed on the development of effective communications, managerial, and supervisory skills.


Careers Available

Graduates may find employment in healthcare settings including hospitals, medical offices, clinics, long-term care facilities, and insurance companies. Graduates are eligible to sit for various
certification exams upon completion of the degree with a combination of a minimum of two years administrative experience.

Recommended Courses and Skills

Strong math background (high school algebra strongly recommended), willingness to adapt to changing technology and an ability to manage detailed projects and work in a team environment.

Helpful Personal Attributes

General awareness of business environment, good decision-making, oral and written communication skills, good interpersonal skills and computer keyboarding ability.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Healthcare Management Technology Associate in Applied Science Day and Online A25200
Healthcare Management Technology Associate in Applied Science Evening and Online A25200

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Healthcare Management Technology Program, contact Lisa Baker, Program Coordinator, at 336.734.7505 or lbaker@forsythtech.edu.