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Health Services Management and Policy Track

36 credits of track courses and 12 credits of dissertation

Required Track Courses / 21 credits

BUS ADM 755 Health Care Administration and Delivery Systems 3 credits
BUS ADM 757 Managed Care and Integrated Health Networks 3 credits
BUS ADM 744 Information Technology Strategy and Management 3 credits
BUS MGMT 720 Strategic Management in Health Care Organizations 3 credits
BUS MGMT 727 Health Care Accounting, Law and Ethics 3 credits
BUS ADM 990 Doctoral Seminar in Strategic Management 3 credits
BUS ADM 996 Doctoral Seminar in Organizations 3 credits


Required Mathematics and/or Quantitative Methods / 6 credits

BUS ADM 918: Doctoral Seminar in Behavioral Research Methods in Management 3 credits
BUS ADM 714 Multivariate Techniques in Management Research or
ECON 513 Econometrics or
ED PSY 624 Educational Statistical Methods I or
ECON 710 Applied Econometrics
3 credits


Elective Track Courses / 9 credits from the following list with approval of advisor and steering committee

BUS ADM913: Advanced Business Forecasting Methods 3 credits
BUS ADM995: Advanced Multivariate Techniques in Management Research 3 credits
BUS ADM756: Health Care Delivery Systems 3 credits
BUS ADM893: Infrastructure for Electronic Business 3 credits
BUS ADM738: Human Resource Management 3 credits
BUSMGMT706: Managing in a Dynamic Environment 3 credits
BUSMGMT715: Leadership, Team Building, and Effective Management 3 credits
HCA721: Health Information Technology Procurement 2 credits
HCA723: Health Care Systems Applications - Administrative and Clinical 3 credits
COMPSCI710: Computational Models of Decision Making 3 credits
NURS727: Epidemiology 3 credits
NURS750: Evaluation of the Quality of Health Care 3 credits
URB STD840: Community Health Planning 3 credits
URB STD841: Health Policy in Urban Society 3 credits


Dissertation / 12 credits (Use course from program of major advisor)

 BUSADM 997 or
COMPSCI 998 or
ELECENG 998 or
HCA 890 or
L&I SCI 998 or
NURS 997 or
PH 990
(variable credits)


Please see the Health Services Management and Policy Area of Concentration.