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Course Details

Course Code: BUSN651 Course ID: 4729 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course is designed to give the future healthcare administrator a foundation in financial concepts as they relate to the healthcare industry. Topics will include analyzing the administration of clinical services, estimating profit margins, planning and budgeting, analyzing project acceptability, using metrics to monitor various operations, and working with financial statements. (Prerequisite: BUSN650)

Course Schedule

No Course Offerings.

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

  1. Analyze key metrics to monitor operations.
  2. Analyze new equipment acquisitions and other projects through a financial lens.
  3. Create budgets for the purpose of planning.
  4. Compute costs, prices, and profit margins.
NameGrade %
Discussion Forums 25.00 %
Introduction 3.13 %
Week 1 Forum 3.13 %
Week 2 Forum 3.13 %
Week 3 Forum 3.13 %
Week 5 Forum 3.13 %
Week 6 Forum 3.13 %
Week 7 Forum 3.13 %
Week 8 Forum 3.13 %
Case Studies 40.00 %
Week 2 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 3 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 6 Assignment 10.00 %
Week 7 Assignment 10.00 %
Exams 35.00 %
Midterm Exam-BUSN651 17.50 %
Final Exam-BUSN651 17.50 %

Websites and Videos

In addition to the required course text and Course Guide in the library, the following public domain websites and video links are useful. Please abide by the university’s academic honesty policy when using Internet sources. Note website and video addresses are subject to change.

American Psychological Association (APA) Style Website

Purdue Online Writing Lab

YouTube Video on Formatting an APA Style Paper

Microsoft Office Training Website

YouTube Videos on Microsoft Excel for Beginners

Turnitin Website

YouTube Video Accounting Lectures by Susan Crosson

Book Title:Essentials of Health Care Finance, 8th ed.
Publication Info:Jones & Bartlett
Author:Cleverley and Cleverley
Unit Cost:$173.33
Electronic ISBN:9781284142808
Electronic Unit Cost:$36.00

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.