Director of Health Care Business
Carla Dirkschneider, M.S., RHIA
PH 402.552.6295  TF 800.647.5500 
dirkschneider@clarksoncollege.edu

In conjunction with any Clarkson College degree program, students may earn a business minor. The minor in Health Care Business complements any major program in a health care related field and provides the fundamental knowledge needed to apply basic business principles. 

Required Courses for Health Care Business Minor

Curriculum Requirements

Eighteen semester hours of foundation courses provide you with general business knowledge. The business minor courses may also be applied toward General Education electives. Fifteen semester hours must be completed at Clarkson College.

Courses Semester Hours
BU 104 - Basic Computer Applications 3
BU 210 - Business Communications 3
BU 306 - Principles of Management 3
BU 130 - Principles of Financial Accounting OR
BU 199 - Principles of Managerial Accounting
3
3
Electives 6
Total Semester Hours 18

Note: Your academic program advisor can assist you in developing a degree plan to incorporate the business minor. A change of Academic Interest form will need to be completed to add a business minor to your academic plan.

Elective Courses

Six (6) semester hours are required for the Health Care Business Minor. Choose from any of the following classes.

Courses Semester Hours
BU 121 - Survey of Economics 3
BU 130 - Principles of Financial Accounting 3
BU 199 - Principles of Managerial Accounting 3
BU 205 - Advanced Computer Applications 2
BU 211 - Business and Health Law 3
BU 240 - Health Care Delivery Systems 3
BU 310 - Revenue Cycle Management 3
BU 320 - Human Resources Management 3
BU 326 - Principles of Marketing 3
BU 335 - Managing Healthcare Departments 3
HM 342 - Health Care Information Systems 3
BU 344 - Business Finance 3
BU 371 - Organizational Behavior 3
BU 375 - Concepts of Leadership 2
BU 411 - Operations and Quality Management 3
BU 420 - Long Term Care 3
BU 425 - Project Management 3
BU 450 - Strategic Management 3
BU 470 - Issues and Policies in Public Health 3
Note: MI 441 Medical Imaging Department Management, NS 472 or NS 475 Principles of Nursing Leadership and Management: Theory will also be included as possible electives to choose from for the Business minor.
Last updated: 06/14/2018