Public Health - Graduate
Change a degree-major-concentration of an existing program
Master of Health Admin. - Health Administration Major
Summary of the Changes:
This request is to add a new course (HSA6XXX Managerial Epidemiology) which will replace a current program course (HSC6505 Epidemiology). This change is made to address new content required by the Program's accrediting body the Commission on Accreditation of Health Management Education (CAHME). Additionally, the program will delete the current list of program electives (HSA 6126 Managed Health Care, HSA 6225 Long-term Care Administration, HSA 6958 Study Abroad: Health ,HSA 6908 Direct Independent Study, PAD 5605 Administrative Law, PAD 6612 Regulatory Administration, ACG 6305 Management Accounting) and replace them with general content areas. The change will read: Electives many be selected from 5000 or 6000 level GEY, HSA, HSC, MAN and PAD courses or other graduate level courses with Program Director approval. MAN and PAD courses will require approval form their Respective programs.
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Managerial Epidemiology (3 crs)
This course covers epidemiological concepts and methods for measuring and interpreting data related to the distribution and determinants of morbidity and mortality in human populations. The course will acquaint students with the fundamentals of epidemiologic inquiry, population studies and design, biases that affect interpretation of clinical studies, and applications to decision-making in health care and public health management.