Health Services Administration Degree 4-Year Plan

The 4-Year Plan is a model for completing your BS in Health Services Administration degree in a timely manner. The plan below is one of several possible ways for you to complete the Health Services Administration degree. Your individualized plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements. Check your Financial Aid as it may require additional term credits for full-time funding. You must complete all university and program requirements successfully to complete this degree (GPA, 120 credits, LASC, WI, residency).

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  • Program: Bachelor of Science: Health Services Administration
  • Total Credits: 120
  • Catalog: 2021-2022

First Year: Fall 2021-Spring 2022

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Fall 2021 (1st Fall)
Core Requirement: LASC Goal 8 HSAD 218 Intro to Healthcare and Global Health 3
Related Requirement: ACCT 230 Principles of Accounting I 3
First-Year Experience Course FYE 101 First Year Experience 1
LASC Goal 1A COMM 100 Speech Communication 3
LASC Goal 4 MATH 105/110 Contemporary Math or Intro to Math 3
LASC Goal 2     3
Total Credits: 16
Spring 2022 (1st Spring)
Related Requirement: MKTG 270 Principles of Marketing 3
Recommended Elective: MGMT 260 Principles of Management 3
LASC Goal 1B ENGL 101 English Composition 3
LASC Goal 3     3
LASC Goal 7     3
Total Credits: 15

 

First Year: Summer 2022

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Summer 2022 (1st Summer)
Core Requirement: HSAD 400 Aging in the US: Intro to Gerontology/Senior Support Care 3
Emphasis Requirement: *optional if interested in long-term care HSAD 401 Health Aspects of Aging 3
Core Requirement: HSAD 403 Health Informatics 3
General Elective/Minor Course:     3
Total Credits: 12

 

Second Year: Fall 2022-Spring 2023

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Fall 2022 (2nd Fall)
Core Requirement: HSAD 416 Healthcare Leadership and Management 4
Core Requirement: WI for major HSAD 420 Health Policy & Economics 3
LASC Goal 3     3
LASC Goal 5     3
General Elective/Minor Course:     3
Total Credits: 16
Spring 2023 (2nd Spring)
Core Requirement: HSAD 414 Healthcare Strategic Planning & Marketing 3
Core Requirement: WI HSAD 418 Healthcare Law & Ethics 3
Core Requirement: HSAD 350 Evidence Based Program Planning & Research Methods 3
General Elective/Minor Course:     3
General Elective/Minor Course:     3
Total Credits: 15

 

Second Year: Summer 2023

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Summer 2023 (2nd Summer)
Core Requirement: HSAD 419 Healthcare Finance & Reimbursement Methods 3
Emphasis Requirement: *optional if interested in long-term care HSAD 421 Long Term Care Administration 3
Core Requirement: HSAD 326 Epidemiology & Intro to Biostatistics 3
General Elective/Minor Course:     3
Total Credits: 12

 

Third Year: Fall 2023-Spring 2024

Curriculum Course Course Title Credits
Fall 2023 (3rd Fall)
Core Requirement: HSAD 417 Quality Management in Healthcare 3
Core Requirement: HSAD 468 Internship Seminar 1
Related Requirement: MGMT 440 Human Resource Management 3
Related Requirement: MGMT 451 /PMGT 385 Organizational Behavior or Process Leadership 3
Related Requirement: LASC Goal 6 and 9 and WI PHIL 318 Professional Ethics 3
LASC Goal 5 and 10 and WI HIST 374 *Recommended 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring 2024 (3rd Spring)
Related Requirement: HSAD 422 Regulatory Management in Healthcare 3
Core Requirement: HSAD 469 Internship 6
Core Requirement: WI OM 380 Methods Improvement 3
Related Requirement: PMGT 300 Project Management & Scheduling 3
LASC Goal 6     3
Total Credits: 18