This health care leadership graduate program is for students who want health care management positions.
As managed care and health care delivery evolve, new skills and knowledge are needed. This program provides a foundation in finance, economics, policy, leadership, systems, and outcome planning and evaluation.
Through the many elective offerings — informatics, case management, marketing, program development, administrative practicum, conflict resolution, long-term care and more — students can explore a wide range of special interests.
This specialization is ideal for those who work in or for:
To earn a master's degree in public service, students must complete 36 hours of course work.
|PUBS 6000||History and Theory of Leadership and Ethics||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6205||Urban Policy and Public Service Administration||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6210||Ethics in Public Service --- OR ---||3 credit hours|
|NURS 6007||Ethics in Health Care||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6025||Research Methods||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6051||Contemporary Leadership||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6215||Nature of Cities||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6220||Organizational Behavior in Public Service||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6230||Legal Issues in Public Service||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6235||Communication and the Management Process in Urban Service||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6240||Urban Public Sector Economics||3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6995||Independent Study||1-3 credit hours|
|PUBS 6931||Topics in Public Service||1-3 credit hours|
|HEAL 6820||Health Care Program Development||3 credit hours|
|HEAL 6841||Health Care Finance||3 credit hours|
|HEAL 6840||Environment of Health Care Delivery||2-3 credit hours|
|HEAL 6848||Health Care Policy||3 credit hours|
|ELECTIVE||Contact your advisor for elective options||3 credit hours|
|*HEAL 6840 replaces NURS 6009|
There are basically two (2) options for a professional project.