Double Bachelor's Degrees in Dental Hygiene and Health Care Management
Students who wish to enhance their employability by being qualified as both dental hygienists and health care managers may wish to pursue the dual degree option. Students may declare this double major upon acceptance and enrollment in the BSDH program. Students must meet the following requirements:
- Complete all requirements for the BSDH.
- Secure approval to declare this double major by a 3.0 or higher overall GPA verification.
- Complete the following courses from Health Care Management Area F program prerequisites:
Course List Code Title Credit Hours ACCT 2101 Principles of Financial Acct. 3 ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 HSCI 2111 Intro to Health Care Environ. 3 ITFN 1101 Foundations-Information Tech. 3 Total Credit Hours 12
- Complete the following courses from Health Care Management program requirements:
Course List Code Title Credit Hours HCMG 3101 Intro to Health Systems Mgmt. 3 HCMG 3401 Applied HR Mgt./Hlth Care Del. 3 HCMG 3501 Health Care Systems/TQM 3 HCMG 3901 Marketing in Health Care 3 HCMG 4560 Health Care Finance 3 HSCI 3520 Legal Issues in Health Care 3 HCMG 4500 Health Care Policy 3 or HCMG 4901 Applied Research Total Credit Hours 21
Grade of C or better required in all courses. Other appropriate courses may be determined by the Dean in order to equal a minimum of 30 hours of Health Care Management requirements taken in residency at Clayton State and not used to meet BSDH requirements.