Healthcare Management Technology - A25200

Instructional Service Agreement with Pitt Community College

Program Description:

The Healthcare Management Technology curriculum is designed to prepare students for employment in healthcare business and financial operations. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of the application of management principles to the healthcare environment.

The curriculum places emphasis on planning, organizing, directing, and controlling tasks related to healthcare organizational objectives including the legal and ethical environment. Emphasis is placed on the development of effective communication, managerial, and supervisory skills.

Graduates may find employment in healthcare settings including hospitals, medical offices, clinics, long-term care facilities, and insurance companies. Graduates are eligible to sit for various certification exams upon completion of the degree with a combination of a minimum of two years administrative experience. Eligible certifications include, but are not limited to, the Professional Association of Healthcare Office Managers (PAHCOM), the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), the Certified Patient Account Manager (CPAM) and the Certified Manager of Patient Accounts (CMPA) examinations.

Heathcare Management Checksheet

Course and Hour Requirements

General Education Courses:

*ACA 111        College Student Success                    

BUS 110          Introduction to Business                    

CIS 110           Introduction to Computers                

ENG 111          Writing and Inquiry                            

ENG 112          Writing/Research in the Disciplines  

CTS 130           Spreadsheet                                       

ACC 120          Principles of Financial Accounting     

ACC 121          Principles of Managerial Accounting

Elective 1        MAT 143, 152, or 171                        

Elective 2        PSY 150 or SOC 210                           

Elective 3        COM 120 or COM 231                                   

Elective 4        MUS 110, MUS 112, or PHI 240         

Elective 5        BUS 151 or GRO 120                          

Elective 6        ACC 140 or ACC 150                          

*HMT 110       Introduction to Healthcare Mgmt     

*HMT 211       Long-Term Care Administration        

*HMT 212       Management of Healthcare Org.      

*MED 121       Medical Terminology I                      

*MED 122       Medical Terminology II                     

*BUS 153         Human Resource Management        

*HMT 210       Medical Insurance                             

*HMT 215       Legal Aspects of Healthcare Admin  

*HMT 220       Healthcare Financial Mgt.     

*HMT 225       Practice Mgt. Simulation                   

*WBL 110        World of Work                                   

*WBL 112        Work Based Learning I                      


You must apply and be formally admitted to the Healthcare Mgt. Technology program to take any HMT courses.

*Courses with an asterisk (*) are not offered at Nash Community College and must be taken at Pitt CC.

Applicant Information for Healthcare Management Technology:

The Healthcare Management Technology program is a collaborative agreement between Pitt Community College and Nash Community College.  Students are welcome to apply to Nash CC to complete the general education classes before transferring to Pitt CC to gain acceptance into the program.  Nash is allowed two seats into Pitt’s program annually.  To be considered for one of these two seats, the student must have met the minimum requirements for the program (as defined below) and let Nash CC Admissions know their intentions.

Application Dates: Year Round

Start Date: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, or Summer Semester; Length of Program: Five Semesters

  • For questions about classes offered at Nash Community College, please contact:
    • Jim Hartsell, Senior Counselor / ADA Officer
      242-451-8260   -   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    - Office 2002, Bldg. A
  • Yalana Orr, Counselor / Recruiter
    252-451-8394 – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – Office 2003, Bldg. A
  • Lindsay Stokes, Counselor / Service Learning
    252-451-8361 – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – Office 2001, Bldg. A

For questions about classes offered at Pitt Community College, please contact:

Karen Sabo, Inst. Coordinator
252-493-7251  –   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.