With a degree in Medical Case Management, you can assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor, and evaluate the care of patients from birth to hospice care. A career in medical case management could earn you between $61,500 to $68,000 annually, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics 2011 data. We offer both a bachelor of science degree and a post-baccalaureate certificate in medical case management.
If you’re already in the healthcare field, or continuing your education after your undergraduate degree, DU provides an opportunity for advanced career specialization. While completing this degree, you will expand your knowledge with critical information, including:
This program is an ideal way for you to enter the healthcare field. Courses within this field of study include:
With an ever-aging population and health care the largest industry in the nation, this field is in high demand and growing.
Medical Case Managers are highly sought after in a variety of employment settings, including:
POST-BACCALAUREATE CERTIFICATE • 13-14 CREDITS • MED CASE PBC
The Medical Case Management certificate is designed for health and human services professionals, who have earned their bachelor's degree at an accredited college or university and want to pursue or advance their career as a case manager. The courses of the Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Medical Case Management provide valuable preparation for careers in case management in a variety of health care practice settings and prepare the student for the Certified Case Manager national certification exam. An optional course to specifically prepare for the Certified Case Manager national certification exam is available.
|MCMG312||Case Management Insurance/Utilization Review||3 cr.|
|MCMG401||Case Work Reporting Techniques||4 cr.|
|MCMG410||Case Management Certification Preparation||1 cr.|
|Choose from two of the following:||6 cr.|
|MCMG310||Community Services||3 cr.|
|MCMG311||Psychological Adjustment to Disability||3 cr.|
|MCMG403||Case Management Special Populations||3 cr.|
|Related Jobs||Based on Bureau of Labor Statistics Standard Occupational Classification code|
|Cost of Education|
|Tuition and Fees *||$7,862|
|Books and Supplies||$817|
|Room and Board||Not Applicable|
|Median Loan Debt|
|Federal Loans||Not Applicable|
|Private Education Loans||Not Applicable|
|Institution Financing Plan||Not Applicable|
|Normal Completion Time||One Year|
|On-time Graduation Rate**
|Placement Rate||Not Applicable|
* Total cost of completion based on 2012-13 published rates.
** Represents graduates between July 2011 through June 2012 who attended on a full-time basis and completed within the standard timeframe.