Health Sciences

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Health Administration Course Requirements

The Bachelor of Science program prepares the student for entry-level employment in health care organizations and for graduate study.

Lower Division Required Courses

Accounting 220 - Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)

Biology 101 - General Biology (4)

HSCI 132 - History of Preventive Medicine & Public Health (3)

(or at the junior level you can substitute HSCI 345 Topics in Public Health (3))

MATH 102 - College Algebra (3)

Psychology 150 - Principles of Human Behavior (3)

Sociology 150 - Introductory Sociology (3)

Upper Division Required Courses

HSCI 312 - Introduction to Health Administration (3)

HSCI 313 - Health Administration (3)

HSCI 314 - Organization & Function of Community Health Services (3)

HSCI 390,L - Biostatistics (3,1)

HSCI 391 - Computer Applications in the Health Sciences (3)

HSCI 412 - Medical Care Organization (3)

HSCI 413 - Leadership in Administration of Health Services (3)

HSCI 414 - Health Law (3)

HSCI 415 - Health Information Systems (3)

HSCI 416 - Utilization of Professional and Allied Health Personnel (3)

HSCI 424 - Health Planning (3)

HSCI 425 - Financial Planning & Reimbursement in Health Care (3)

HSCI 488 - Epidemiology (3)

HSCI 494C - Academic Internship (3) Credit/No-credit

Recommended Electives (9 units with prior approval of advisor)

Psychology 365 - Introduction to Gerontology (3)

HSCI 419 - Hospital Administration (3)

HSCI 422 - Health Services for the Elderly & Mentally Ill (3)

HSCI 438 - International Health (3)

HSCI 518 - Managed Care (3)

HSCI 521 - Health Care Ethics (3)