Healthcare Management Programs in South Houston, TX
Healthcare Management Degree in South Houston, TX
As the healthcare industry continues to expand and diversify the need for skilled employees to ensure smooth business operations increases. The Fortis associate degree completion program is designed to help students understand the importance of healthcare management in the healthcare system and prepares them with the knowledge and skills needed to become an essential member of the healthcare system.
As a degree completion program, the Fortis healthcare management program is thoughtfully designed for people who have completed a diploma program in a healthcare field such as Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding, and also have gained practical experience working in the field. Successful completion of an allied health diploma program is required for admission.
Comprised of courses in business and healthcare management as well as general education, the healthcare management program also includes content on management, accounting, finance, organizational behavior and human resource management. Additional instruction in critical thinking and problem-solving skills is designed to enhance the students' self and social awareness and strategies for managing self in a social, work environment.
Frequently asked questions
Where can I learn more about the career path of Healthcare Management?
To learn more about Healthcare Management, we suggest reading a couple of our blog articles including How to Get Started in Healthcare Management and Six Medical Careers That Don’t Involve Patient interaction. The Fortis Healthcare Management program is designed for professionals who are working in healthcare and looking to advance their career.
How do I apply to the Healthcare Management program at Fortis College in South Houston?
You can begin the admissions process right now by completing our online Information Request Form or by calling us at 855.436.7847. You will be able to talk with an admissions advisor who can help you.
What can I expect from my instructors and faculty members?
Our instructors are experienced and knowledgeable professionals who truly care about your success. They not only deliver a comprehensive curriculum, but they may also share stories about their work in healthcare management to help students learn more about the career they are preparing to enter.
Do you offer financial aid?
Most of our programs are eligible for Title IV funding. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. During the admissions process you will meet with a Financial Aid Advisor who can help you.
What about after I complete the program? Does Fortis offer job placement assistance?
Yes! Our Career Services department is available to work with each student on their job search. We work as a team to empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.