Health Administration Program

Health Administration

Health Administration

The M.S. in Health Administration includes five core courses, five administrative courses (4 required, 1 elective), one health services elective component, and an integrative capstone course. Two graduate courses (6 credits) may be transferred with the approval of the Director as long as they meet program and University standards.

The requirements include the following twelve courses:

Core Component (five required)

        HSV    550                Health Services Research

        HAD    552                Health Administration

        HAD    553                Health Care Organization

        HAD    600                Ethics of Health Care

        HSV    551                Managed Health Care

Administrative Component (four required)

        HAD    554                Health Care Law

        HAD    560                Health Care Informatics

        HAD    555                Accounting for Health Care Organizations

        HAD    556                Financial Management of Health Care Organizations

plus one course from the following:

        HAD    561                Health Care and the Internet

        HAD    557                Health Care Strategic Planning and Marketing

        HAD    558                Hospital Administration

        HAD    559                Health Policy

Health Services Component (one required):

        HAD    570                Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability

        HED    571                Employee Assistance and Occupational Health

        HED    552                Epidemiology and Community Health

        HED    575                Stress and Crisis Management

        HAD    601                Fieldwork in Health Administration


*Other HAD/HED/GRG/SOC courses as approved by the Director

Research Component (one required):

        HAD    700                Integrative Capstone Course in Health Services