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Bachelor of Science Degree • School of Business and Justice Studies



Studying Health Studies - Management: The UC Advantage



UHealth Studies - Management at Utica Collegetica College's health studies - management program is designed specifically for students who plan to enter the health or health-related professions in a managerial capacity.

Part of UC's Business and Economics department, the health studies - management major gives you a multidisciplinary foundation and advanced knowledge that will prepare you for professional opportunities as an administrator in a variety of fields relating to human health and wellness.

Curriculum

The health studies - management major features core study in: 
  • Management
     
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Business Law
  • Statistics
  • Business Math
Also included are:
  • COURSES IN HEALTH STUDIES, GERONTOLOGY, AND PSYCHOLOGY
    help to deepen your understanding of the physical and psychological needs of patients and clients
     
  • ECONOMICS COURSES
    to provide a basis for understanding the effect of economic behavior at the level of the firm.
     
  • COURSES IN ANTHROPOLOGY AND SOCIAL STUDIES
    which, along with economics, help develop an awareness of how the U.S. health care system is structured and operates, and of the broader social and cultural context for health and health care delivery.
     
  • A REQUIRED COURSE IN ETHICS
    as well as a general emphasis on ethical inquiry to ensure that students have an opportunity to explore fully the ethical principles involved in health care.
For specific program details, see academic requirements >

Program Student Learning Goals

Career Outcomes

The health studies - management major prepares you for rewarding careers in:

  • Hospital administration
  • Corporate management in the health care industry
  • Public health
  • Education
…and other fields. Graduates of UC's management program have taken leadership positions at:
  • New York City Department of Education
  • MEDITECH, Inc.
  • Faxton-St. Luke's Healthcare