Health Services Administration - MS degree

Health Services Program
Course # Title Credit
HSA 615 Health Systems Organization and Management 3
HSA 616 Human Resource Management in Health Care Organizations 3
HSA 648 Financial Management in Health Care Organizations 3
HSA 649 Financial Analysis and Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations 3
HSA 653 Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care Organizations 3
HSA 669 Improving Performance of Health Systems 3
HSA 652 Health Care Economics and Public Policy Making 3
HSA 671 Health Informatics 3
HSA 682 Managerial Epidemiology 3
  TOTAL 27

Electives (Choose one of the following)
Course # Title Credit
HSA 605 Aging in American Society  
HSA 657 Advanced Decision Analysis  
HSA 670 Health Services Consulting  
HSA 679 Special Topics  

Required Research Component
Course # Title Credit
HSA 608 Research Methodology and Design 3
HSA 610 Thesis Seminar 3
GRA 629 Thesis Advisement 3

Course # Title Credit
HSA 672 Practicum 3

Total credit hours: 42

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The HSA program at DYC educates individuals with diverse professional and educational backgrounds to assume management leadership positions in health care service organizations.

Program Goals

Graduates of the HSA department will:

  • Understand the dynamics of the US health care environment.
  • Possess written and verbal communication skills sufficient to manage, collaborate and lead healthcare organizations.
  • Apply business skills to the healthcare environment.
  • Conduct basic evaluation and research using appropriate techniques.
  • Apply the key components of ethics, law, and privacy in healthcare.
  • Demonstrate professional responsibility, accountability, and growth.
  • Engage in scholarly and professional activities.

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