Degrees Offered with a Major in Health Administration

  • Master of Health Administration

Requirements for these degrees are given in the Graduate Degrees section of this catalog.

Health Administration Program Courses

HSA 5174Fundamentals of Health Care Finance3
HSA 6105Professional Skills Seminar1
HSA 6114Health Care System and Policy3
HSA 6115Introduction to Management of Health Services Organizations3
HSA 6126U.S. Health Insurance System3
HSA 6152Overview of U.S. Health Policy3
HSA 6177Advanced Health Care Finance3
HSA 6188Strategic Management in Health Administration3
HSA 6196Healthcare Data Analytics II3
HSA 6198Information Management in Health Administration3
HSA 6342Human Resource Management for Health Services Managers3
HSA 6385Performance Management for Health Care Managers3
HSA 6427Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Administration3
HSA 6436Health Economics3
HSA 6855Internship in Health Administration5
HSA 6905Individual Study in Health Administration1-3
HSA 6939Capstone Seminar in Health Administration3

Health Services Research, Management, and Policy Departmental Courses

HSA 5174Fundamentals of Health Care Finance3
HSA 6105Professional Skills Seminar1
HSA 6114Health Care System and Policy3
HSA 6115Introduction to Management of Health Services Organizations3
HSA 6126U.S. Health Insurance System3
HSA 6152Overview of U.S. Health Policy3
HSA 6177Advanced Health Care Finance3
HSA 6188Strategic Management in Health Administration3
HSA 6196Healthcare Data Analytics II3
HSA 6198Information Management in Health Administration3
HSA 6342Human Resource Management for Health Services Managers3
HSA 6385Performance Management for Health Care Managers3
HSA 6395Healthcare Data Analytics I3
HSA 6427Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Administration3
HSA 6436Health Economics3
HSA 6855Internship in Health Administration5
HSA 6905Individual Study in Health Administration1-3
HSA 6910Supervised Research1-5
HSA 6911Research Seminar in Health Services Research1
HSA 6930Special Topics in Health Services Administration1-3
HSA 6939Capstone Seminar in Health Administration3
HSA 6940Supervised Teaching1-5
HSA 7106Seminar in Health Care Access and Utilization3
HSA 7116Health Services Organizational Research3
HSA 7157Research Foundations of Health Policy3
HSA 7437Advanced Health Economics3
HSA 7707Health Services Research Methods I3
HSA 7708Health Services Research Methods II3
HSA 7759Quality and Outcomes in Health Services Research3
HSA 7905Advanced Individual Study in Health Services Research1-3
HSA 7936Seminar in Health Care Costs and Financing3
HSA 7938Advanced Seminar in Health Services Research3
HSA 7979Advanced Research1-4
HSA 7980Research for Doctoral Dissertation1-15

College of Public Health and Health Professions Courses

GEY 5935Topics in Gerontology3
GEY 6220Overview of Geriatric Care Management3
GEY 6306Interpersonal Communication Within the Aging Network3
GEY 6646Issues and Concepts in Gerontology3
GEY 6936Professional Development in Gerontology/Geriatrics1-2
HSC 6905Independent Study1-3
HSC 6910Supervised Research1-5
HSC 6940Supervised Teaching1-5
PHC 6053Regression Methods for the Health and Life Sciences3
PHC 6120Community Assessment and Partnerships3
PHC 6193Qualitative Data Analysis3
PHC 6195Health information for Diverse Populations: Theory & Methods3
PHC 6316Health, Risk, and Crisis Communication3
PHC 6447Ecology of HIV/Aids in the Rural South3
PHC 6607Critical Issues in Public Health1
PHC 6917Supervised Research Project1-6
PHC 6945Public Health Practicum1-6
PHC 6946Public Health Internship1-9
PHC 7587Theory Development and Testing in Behavioral & Community Public Health2
PHC 7752Seminar in Instrument Development for Public Health2
PHC 7907Social and Behavioral Science Journal Club1
RCS 6036Or to Forensic Vt P3
RCS 6601Forensic Rehabilitation Consultation I3
RCS 6602Forensic Rehabilitation Consultation II3
RSD 6110Rehabilitation Science Theory and Application I3
RSD 6905Individual Work1-4
RSD 6910Supervised Research1-5
RSD 6930Special Topics in Rehabilitation Science1-4
RSD 6940Supervised Teaching1-3
RSD 7979Advanced Research1-12
RSD 7980Research for Doctoral Dissertation1-15

Health Administration (MHA)    

SLO 1     Knowledge and Skill       
Students will apply in-depth knowledge and skill in the healthcare delivery, organization, and financing, and management

SLO 2     Skills     
Students will exhibit mastery of a set of 16 competencies in 4 domains (healthcare environment and community; healthcare organizations and performance;
business analysis and techniques; leadership and professionalism)

SLO 3     Professional Behavior   
Students will gain experience in healthcare management and develop professional behavior skills in a summer internship