Bachelor Of Healthcare Management (BHCM)

In the next decade, more than 70,000 new healthcare managers will be needed to help organize, plan and direct services in the rapidly changing healthcare industry.* AIU offers dedicated healthcare management degree programs with specializations in Health Services Administration Management and Gerontology Management for those who wish to pursue careers in healthcare organizations such as hospitals, nursing homes, managed care organizations, health insurance providers and organizations that serve the healthcare industry.

Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation

American InterContinental University® is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. To contact the Higher Learning Commission please visit

AIU's business administration degree programs with all their specializations, except for Technology Management and Fashion Marketing, are programmatically accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The Bachelor of Accounting, Master of Accounting, Bachelor of Healthcare Management and Master of Healthcare Management degree programs are not accredited by ACBSP.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Medical and Health Services Managers, on the Internet at (visited April 30, 2014).


    Today’s business careers are becoming increasingly specialized, challenging students to develop more extensive skills and expertise. AIU offers industry-focused degree specializations that allow you to take more courses in your field of interest than at other schools so you can develop the specific knowledge you need to move your career forward. Scroll down to view AIU’s degree specializations.

  • Health Services Administration Management

    Focuses on administrative roles planning, directing and coordinating healthcare services and healthcare organizations.

  • Gerontology Management

    Focuses on administrative roles in healthcare services with special interest in the special needs of the aging population.