|Major Code: 3540
||Degree Awarded: Associate of Arts
|Delivery Mode(s): Online
||Age Restriction: Yes
|Admission Status: Undergraduate
||Location(s): Florida Tech Online
The Associate of Arts in Healthcare Management provides preparation for entry-level careers in the healthcare industry. It includes foundational instruction in the areas of healthcare organizations, managed care and medical ethics, as well as a broad knowledge of a range of business disciplines. It affords the opportunity to earn credits applicable to the Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration - Healthcare Management.
Applicants must demonstrate readiness to succeed in a challenging academic curriculum. The transcript from a regionally accredited or state approved high school is the most important element of the application. While no minimum grade point average, class rank or standardized test score is specified, these measures must indicate a readiness for college studies in a chosen academic program.
An applicant who is a U.S. citizen must have earned a high school diploma from a regionally accredited or state approved high school or a high school equivalency diploma (GED) by the date of first enrollment. All offers of admission are tentative if the student has high school or collegiate coursework in progress. Final admission is dependent on receipt and review of the student’s final transcripts.