A total of 66 credits is required for completion of the Associate of Professional Studies in Health Care Administration .
Please note: At Iowa Central Community College Online, students typically take two classes every 8 weeks. Classes run consecutively without a break from one set of classes to the next. This allows students to graduate at an accelerated rate. Students will have a one week break during the Christmas holiday each year that will not impact class schedules.
A student enrolling in their final block of classes at Iowa Central Community College may be financially responsible for the credits take in that block. Please contact your financial aid advisor prior to starting your final block of classes to verify your financial obligation.
A student is to have a “C” or better grade in any course that starts with HCA. Any exception will have to be approved in writing by the Program Director and Director of the Department.
* We reserve the right to change the official sequence of the courses. Contact your academic counselor for your order of coures.
|Required Course of Study|
|ACC 142||Financial Accounting||3 credits|
|ACC 146||Managerial Accounting||3 credits|
|BIO 102||Introductory Biology||3 credits|
|CSC 110||Introduction to Computers||3 credits|
|ECN 120||Principles of Macroeconomics||3 credits|
|ENG 105||Composition I||3 credits|
|ENG 106||Composition II||3 credits|
|HCA 151||Overview of Health Care||3 credits|
|HCA 153||Career Opportunites||3 credits|
|HCA 155||Technology and Health Care||3 credits|
|HCA 157||Health Care and Economics||3 credits|
|HCA 159||Financial Matters for Health Care Professionals||3 credits|
|HCA 161||Legal Issues in Health Care||3 credits|
|HSC 113||Medical Terminology||2 credits|
|HUM 113||Exploring the Humanities||3 credits|
|MAT 111||Math for Liberal Arts||4 credits|
|MGT 101||Principles of Management||3 credits|
|PHI 145||Introduction to Ethical Conflict||3 credits|
|PSY 111||Introduction to Psychology||3 credits|
|SDV 118||The Online Experience||3 credits|
|SOC 130||Introduction to Gerontology||3 credits|
|SPC 112||Public Speaking||3 credits|