New Britain, CT (PRWEB) September 23, 2013
Charter Oak State College (http://www.CharterOak.edu), Connecticut’s public online college, continues to expand its degree offerings in the health care arena, recently converting its Health Care Administration concentration to a Health Care Administration major. The major can be fully completed utilizing the College’s online courses.
The new major is designed to provide professionals working in the health care industry, or a health care related industry such as insurance, with the knowledge required to create, implement and efficiently administer programs and services delivered by health care and health care related organizations. The major requires a minimum of 42 credits.
"We are continuing to strategically expand our degree programs in fields that offer adults the best opportunity to enter or advance in the workforce both here in Connecticut and nationally," said Ed Klonoski.
The College recently launched a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management, a field the Bureau of Labor has targeted as one of the 20 fastest growing occupations in the U.S.
Prospective students interested in learning more about earning a degree in Health Care Administration can visit the College’s website at http://www.CharterOak.edu/HCA. Students interested in the Health Information Management major can learn more at http://www.CharterOak.edu/HIM.
Founded in 1973, Charter Oak State College (http://www.CharterOak.edu) is Connecticut’s only public online college, offering associate and bachelor’s degree completion programs in high-demand fields including Health Information Management, Health Care Administration, Business, Public Safety and Information Systems. Charter Oak students complete degrees through online courses and alternative approaches to earning credit. Charter Oak is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and governed by Connecticut’s Board of Regents for Higher Education.