Business Administration with Healthcare Leadership

A BS in Business Administration with Healthcare Leadership emphasis will prepare students specializing in business with the knowledge and skills needed to function effectively in healthcare organizations. You will be exposed to a curriculum focusing on quality management, informatics, regulatory methods, healthcare finance, policy, leadership, and strategic planning.

You can start taking classes for the Healthcare Leadership emphasis in Summer 2024 and can officially declare this as your major Fall 2024.

Healthcare Leadership emphasis Student Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the healthcare industry to ensure the delivery of high-quality, safe, and efficient care to patients and families.
  • Apply leadership principles to manage healthcare organizations.
  • Integrate quality improvement principles, healthcare finance, policy and economics, and risk management to improve healthcare delivery.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate and collaborate with inter-professional teams to improve health services and patient outcomes.
  • Earn two supplementary certificates with no additional classes: the Long Term Care Certificate and the Healthcare Leadership, Quality and Patient Safety Certificate.

Below are the unofficial requirements for the Healthcare Leadership emphasis. Healthcare Leadership emphasis official requirements coming in the Academic Bulletin 2024-2025 live summer 2024.

Healthcare Leadership Emphasis Program Requirements (18 credits)

  • HSAD 218 Introduction to Healthcare and Global Health (3)
  • HSAD 403 Health Informatics (3)
  • HSAD 414 Healthcare Strategic Planning and Marketing (3)
  • HSAD 416 Healthcare Leadership and Management (4)
  • HSAD 417 Quality Management in Healthcare (3)
  • HSAD 418 Healthcare Law and Ethics (3)
  • HSAD 419 Healthcare Finance and Reimbursement Methods (3)
  • HSAD 420 Health Policy and Economics (3)

Healthcare Leadership Emphasis Restricted Electives (6 credits)

  • HSAD 326 Epidemiology & Introductory Biostatistics (3)
  • HSAD 400 Aging in the US: Introduction to Gerontology and Senior Support Care (3)
  • HSAD 401 Health Aspects of Aging (3)
  • HSAD 421 Long Term Care Administration (3)
  • HSAD 422 Regulatory Management in Healthcare (3)

4+1 Accelerated Healthcare Degree Options

Questions? Contact Us

If you want more information or have questions please contact one of the program coordinators below.

Eduardo Pablo, PhD, MA
Associate Professor
Paseka School of Business
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4655218.477.4655
CB 207P
Education: Tulane University, A.B. Freeman School of Business, Ph.D. in Finance 2001 Tul...

Jitendra Singh, DHSC, MHA, BDS, Lean certified, Online Teaching certified, Bioinformatics certified
Co-Chair | Program Coordinator | Professor
School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2693218.477.2693
HA 213E
Co-Chair, School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership | Program Coordinator, Health Services...

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