Health Services Administration Major, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

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Notes:

  • two years of a single high school foreign language or one year of a single college level foreign language is required;
  • HSAD students must maintain a cumulative GPA ≥3.0 for all HSAD classes.
Required Supporting Courses
ACCT 251PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING5
ACCT 252PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING4
BUED 302BUSINESS COMMUNICATION4
DSCI 245DATA ANALYSIS FOR BUSINESS4
ECON 200INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS5
ECON 452HEALTH ECONOMICS5
HLED 256MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY2
or OCTH 292 FOUNDATIONS OF DOCUMENTATION AND MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR THE REHABILITATION PROFESSIONAL
HUMR 328HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT4
MATH 200FINITE MATHEMATICS5
MISC 211INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS4
MKTG 310PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING4
PLAN 424STRATEGIC PLANNING4
Required Core Courses
HSAD 300HEALTH CARE ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION4
HSAD 310HEALTH CARE SUPERVISION4
HSAD 315SEMINAR ON PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT1
HSAD 322HEALTH CARE TECHNOLOGY4
HSAD 410HEALTH LAW REGULATION AND ETHICS4
HSAD 435PROCESS IMPROVMNT IN HEALTH CARE4
or OPSM 330 OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
HSAD 440HEALTHCARE RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHOD4
HSAD 445POPULATION HEALTH MANAGEMENT4
HSAD 470HEALTHCARE FINANCE4
HSAD 490SENIOR CAPSTONE4
Track or Minor
Choice of courses to be selected with approval of HSAD advisor. (8 credits minimum)8
HSAD 495INTERNSHIP5
Total Credits100

For information on General Education, see Undergraduate Degree .

Student Learning Outcomes—students will

  • focus on five core healthcare competency areas—communication and relationship management, professionalism, leadership, knowledge of the healthcare environment and business skills and knowledge;
  • demonstrate effective written, oral and presentation communication skills in healthcare settings;
  • apply the five core healthcare competencies in healthcare settings;
  • problem solve in a variety of situations in healthcare settings;
  • manage projects utilizing the five core healthcare competency areas;
  • integrate the five core healthcare competencies in an internship in a healthcare setting.