Major in Health Studies - Management

Major in Health Studies - Management

You Belong Here

You’re a people person, but you’re also business minded. You’re happiest when you’re helping others — through face-to-face interactions and behind the scenes. You’re organized and focused. Health studies - management may be the major for you.

$88,580

Median salary in 2012 for healthcare administrators , according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Why UC?

Utica 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 and taught by UC’s skilled faculty, the health studies - management major offers a multidisciplinary foundation and advanced knowledge that will prepare graduates for professional opportunities as administrators in a variety of fields relating to human health and wellness.

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What You’ll Learn

The health studies - management major features core study in management, accounting, finance, business law, statistics and business math. Also included are:

  • Courses in health studies, gerentology, and psychology help to deepen students’ understanding of the physical and psychological needs of patients and clients
  • Economics courses provide a basis for understanding the effect of economic behavior at the level of the firm.
  • Courses in anthropology and social studies develop an awareness of how the U.S. health care system operates, and of the broader social and cultural context for health and health care delivery.
  • A course in ethics provides an opportunity to explore fully the ethical principles involved in health care.

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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.

 
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A Degree that Works

The health studies - management major prepares you for rewarding careers in hospital administration, corporate management, 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
  • NYU Langone Medical Center

This program is designed specifically for students who plan to enter the health or health-related professions in a managerial capacity.
 

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