Master of Science, Health Services Administration (MSHSA)

Degree Requirements (64 units)

Core (44 units)
1. HSCI 602. Management, Organization, and Planning (4)

2. HSCI 607. Cross-Cultural Aspects of Health (4)

3. HSCI 608. Health Research Methods (4)

4. HSCI 610. Social and Behavioral Influences on Public Health (4)
5. HSCI 611. Public Health System Organization and Delivery (4)
6. HSCI 612. Public Health Statistics (4)

7. HSCI 616. Environmental and Occupational Health (4)

8. HSCI 617. Epidemiology (4)

9. HSCI 665. Strategic Planning and Management (4)

10. HSCI 675. Administration Leadership, Team, and Quality Development (4)
11. HSCI 685. Health Capstone Seminar (4)

MSHSA Concentration Courses (16 units)

1. HSCI 603. Health Economics and Financial Systems (4)

2. Four units chosen from:

    ACCT 605. Health Care Accounting and Financial Analysis (4)
    HSCI 605.  Health Care Accounting and Financial Analysis (4)
3. HSCI 645.  Information and Technology Systems Management in Health Services (4)
4. HSCI 653.  Health Law and Medical Ethics (4)

Culminating Experience/Application of Learning (4 units)
One of the following options:

Comprehensive Examination Option (4 units)
1. HSCI 999. Comprehensive Examination (0 units)

2. Four units of HSCI courses approved by advisor.

Internship/Project Option (4 units)

1. HSCI 697. Administrative Residency (4)


Thesis Option (4 units)
1. HSCI 699 Thesis (4)