Curriculum in Health Systems Management

Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science

Healthcare Management Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)



GBIO 151G General Biology I 3 hours
ENGL 101G,H Freshman Composition 3 hours
PSYC 101 or
SOC 101G
General Psychology I
Introductory Sociology                                 
3 hours
  Total: 9 hours


First Semester

COMM 211G,H Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
ENGL 102G,H Critical Reading and Writing 3 hours
  3 hours
MATH 105 or
MATH 151/161G
Finite Mathematics
College Algebra with Fundamentals / College Algebra
3 hours
ZOO 250G Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture I 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 17 hours


Second Semester

ENGL 230, or
ENGL 231, or
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
MATH 241G Elementary Statistics 3 hours
Visual Arts,
Dance, or
  3 hours
  3 hours
ZOO 251 Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture II               3 hours
CHEM 101G General Chemistry I 3 hours
  Total: 18 hours




††HSM 200 US Healthcare Organization and Delivery 3 hours
††HSM 210 Principles of Healthcare Management 3 hours
  Total: 6 hours


Third Semester

††HSM 220 Healthcare Policy and Reform 3 hours
††HSM 240 Human Resource Management for Health Care 3 hours
††HSM 250 Principles and Practices of Case Management 3 hours
††HSM 260 Introduction to Quality Performance in Healthcare 3 hours
††HSCI 270 Applying Evidence to Improve Healthcare Outcomes 3 hours
††NURS 313 Study of Human Diseases 3 hours
  Total:  18 hours


Fourth Semester

††HS 360 Introduction to Epidemiology 3 hours
††HSM 350 Healthcare and Regulatory Law 3 hours
††HSM 355 Healthcare Reimbursement Systems 3 hours
††HSM 365 Healthcare Quality Safety Measurements and
Outcomes Analysis I
3 hours
††HSM 370 Integrated Care and Health Systems 3 hours
††HSM 375 Data Management 3 hours
  Total: 18 hours





††HSM 400 Introduction to Healthcare Finance                  3 hours
††HSM 410 Health Informatics 3 hours
  Total: 6 hours


Fifth Semester

††HSM 420 Healthcare Innovation: Managing Effectively
in a Changing Environment
2 hours
††HSM 430 Institutional Collaboration and Communication in
3 hours
††HSM 433 Strategic Management in Healthcare Organizations 3 hours
††HSM 448 Risk Management 3 hours
††HSM 439 Leadership Skill Development for the Mid-Level
3 hours
  Total: 14 hours


Sixth Semester

††HSM 442 Performance Initiatives 3 hours
††HSM 480 Project Management Fundamentals in Healthcare
3 hours
††HSM 497 Internship in Healthcare Management 8 hours
  Total: 14 hours



Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of electives.

GGeneral Education Courses
HHonors students to take Honors course option:
ENGL 101 or 121H or 123H
ENGL 102 or 122H or 124H
ENGL 230 or 231 or 232 or 210H or 291H or 292H
HIST 101 or 102 or 201 or 202 or 101H or 102H or 201H or 202H
COMM 211 or 211H
GBIO 106 or 151H
GBIO 151 or 151H
Art Elective or HONR 191 

Grade of "C" or better required.
††Major course; grade of "C" or better required.
1Social/Behavioral electives must be selected from Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology.