Courses

Courses

Be sure to refer to the Recommended Academic Plan and consult with your adviser regarding the proper sequence of courses.

Major: Health Policy and Administration

Prescribed Courses (18 credits)

  • HPA 101  Introduction to Health Care Service Organizations
  • HPA 301  Health Service Policy Issues
  • HPA 310  Healthcare and Medical Needs
  • HPA 332  Health Systems Management
  • HPA 390  Professional Development in Health Care
  • HPA 395  Field Experience
  • HPA 455  Strategic Planning & Marketing for Health Sciences

Additional Courses (select 9 credits from among the following)

Financial and Information Management

  • HPA 445  Health Economics
  • HPA 447  Health Finance
  • HPA 470  Health Care Information Management

Health Care Management

  • HPA 433  Administration of Hospital and Health Service Systems
  • HPA 442  Long-Term Care Management
  • HPA 460  Human Resources Management in Health Care Organizations

Other Elective Courses for student customization of additional course packages

  • HPA 401  Comparative Health Systems
  • HPA 450  Healthcare Policies
  • HPA 497  Special Topics

Minor: Health Policy and Administration (18 credits)

Prescribed Courses (6 credits) (Sem 3-6)

  • HPA 057  Consumer Choices in Health Care
  • HPA 101  Introduction to Health Care Service Organizations

Supporting Courses and Related Areas

  • Select 3-6 credits from: HPA 301W, HPA 310, HPA 332 (Sem 3-6)
  • Select 6-9 credits from 400-level HPA courses (Sem 5-8)

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