Launch or advance your career as a health-care manager through our certified degree program.
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Shorten your path to your master's degree.
Students who qualify may take up to 9 graduate credits, which apply to both the bachelor's degree in Health Systems Management and the master's degree in Health Systems Management. Contact us for more information or learn more about our accelerated options.
Get credit for your work experience.
Registered nurses (RNs) and radiologic technologists (RTs) who are licensed in Maryland are awarded 60 transfer credits.
Make a Bee Line Toward Your Degree
Bee Line, a transfer access program designed to benefit Montgomery College students who plan to transfer to a University of Baltimore bachelor's degree program, is available for this program at the Universities at Shady Grove. Learn more.
This Bachelor of Science program:
- is a combination of traditional classroom classes (offered on Saturdays specifically with working professionals in mind) and online courses
- is also offered at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, Md.
- is for transfer students only.
It is also certified by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration.
- gain knowledge of business practices, leadership skills and support services, rendering you highly in demand to deal with issues such as quality/process improvement, cost-saving strategies, risk management and more
be prepared to enter or advance an administration or management career in such organizations as:
- hospitals, health-care facilities and medical group practices
- insurance organizations
- pharmaceutical companies
- federal and state government agencies
- home health-care and long-term care programs
- be versed in health management, business and public policy applied in the health care system, and the liberal arts with an emphasis on analytical, communication and technical skills.
This program prepares you to pursue UB’s Master of Science in Health Systems Management, which includes the advanced courses necessary for executive careers.
As a student, Brittany interned at Saint Agnes Healthcare, where she worked on the Diabetes Prevention Program and diabetes-related programs supervised by fellow HSMG alum, Alicia Davies, B.S. '10, M.S. '12. Upon graduation from UB, Brittany was offered a full-time position at Saint Agnes, where she is currently the Coordinator of Cardiovascular Education and Outreach at The Health Institute.
Alicia Davies, B.S. '10, M.S. '12
Alicia is a graduate of both the undergraduate and graduate Health Systems Management programs. She has worked for Saint Agnes Hospital since December 2012. She currently serves as the Coordinator of Diabetes Education and Outreach at The Health Institute.
Janelle Pascual, B.S. '17
Janelle wanted to be a part of the healthcare industry but did not see herself working in the clinical side of the field. That’s when she learned about the Health Systems Management program at UB and made the decision to complete her bachelor's degree. “The guidance I received and lessons I learned from all of my professors prepared well me for my current role," said Janelle. As a student, Janelle interned at Saint Agnes Healthcare where she worked on the Diabetes Prevention Program and diabetes-related programs supervised by Alicia Davies. After graduation she was offered a permanent position and currently serves as the Foundation Development Coordinator at the St. Agnes Hospital Foundation.
The B.S. in Health Systems Management program is one of five programs housed in the School of Health and Human Services. Learn more...