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BS in Healthcare Management


For students interested in beginning or advancing a career in healthcare, this  program equips you for employment in organizations such as ambulatory care facilities, residential healthcare settings, group practices, health maintenance companies, community health settings, government agencies, and hospitals. You will learn about the current legal and ethical standards in healthcare and study the factors affecting healthcare management, including government policies, human resource and material management, and capital investment.

Lead in a Growth Industry

Apply your knowledge of the healthcare industry, its policies and operations, to work to enhance the quality and delivery of healthcare and policy effectiveness.

Faculty Contact

Dr. Bri Newland, Assistant Dean, Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies
(212) 998-7201

Program Structure

Core Courses

Core courses provide an in-depth exploration of the liberal arts that expands your critical thinking and analytical skills, increases your knowledge, and develops your intellect.


Students select elective credits from DAUS course offerings in consultation with their advisor.


Students can choose concentrations in Community Health/Healthcare Advocacy and Long-Term Care.


Earn academic credit while gaining industry experience. Work with coaches at the Wasserman Center to learn how to land an internship that will let you put what you have learned in the classroom into action.


Work in close consultation with a faculty advisor on a senior thesis or project in your field of study.


Students select one of the following concentrations:

Community Health/Healthcare Advocacy

Understand barriers to health care access and acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies to overcome these barriers.

Long-Term Care

Gain exposure to the changing landscape of long term care and the needs of a growing aging population.

Core Requirements

The degree is a 128 credit program consisting of a required set of core courses (32 credits), liberal arts electives (16 credits), major courses (56 credits), concentration courses (20 credits), and a graduation project (4 credits)


The following courses may be required based on a writing placement assessment, and should be successfully completed within the first three semesters.

Critical Thinking

Students are required to take the following course.

Quantitative Reasoning

Students, in close consultation with their advisor, select Math 1 and Math II or one of the following other courses based on a math placement assessment.

Scientific Issues

Students select one of the following courses in consultation with their advisor.

Historical Perspectives

Students select one of the following courses in consultation with their advisor.

Literary and Artistic Expressions

Students select one of the following courses in consultation with their advisor.

Liberal Arts Electives

In addition to the core curriculum requirements, bachelor of science degree students select an additional 16 credits of liberal arts courses from the core curriculum in consultation with their advisor. 

Required Health Topics Course

Students are required to select one of the following courses.


Visit the Admissions Deadlines page to view the application deadlines.

Admissions Criteria

The NYU SPS Admissions team carefully weighs each component of your application during the admissions review process to evaluate your ability to benefit from and contribute to the dynamic learning environment and the challenging curriculum that the NYU School of Professional Studies offers.


The NYU SPS Admissions team is here to help you navigate the admissions process and ensure that all of your questions and/or concerns are addressed. Call or email to set up a Zoom or Skype appointment.

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Financing Your education

We know that financial planning for your education is of the utmost importance. We want to support you. Click the link below to learn about financial aid opportunities or download the financial aid guidelines document.