Healthcare Facilities Leadership

Man performing maintenance on hospital ductworkIt takes more than doctors and nurses to care for patients in the growing healthcare industry. Skilled facilities managers are critical to keeping hospitals and other healthcare facilities operating efficiently and effectively.

If you are working in healthcare facilities management or you’d like to be part of this exciting and rewarding field, OCTC’s Healthcare Facilities Leadership Program could be for you. The program is convenient and affordable with all classes available online.

This program can help you take the next step in your career by preparing you to take the American Hospital Association’s Certified Healthcare Facilities Management exam. Graduates may transfer to work toward bachelor’s degrees. This innovative program was developed in collaboration with the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) and the Kentucky Society of Healthcare Engineers (KSHE). Classes will begin January 2014, pending SACS-COC approval.

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For information, contact Program Director Mike Canales at mike.canales@kctcs.edu or (270) 852-8142.

Available Credential

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

  • Healthcare Facilities Leadership: 62-65 credit hours

For course sequence, see the program card.

For graduation requirements, see the academic plan

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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