The graduate of the Health Services Administration Bachelor of Science Program is able to:
- Give examples of and explain how socio-cultural, economic, and political factors affect the health of a population.
- Name and explain the major components of the U.S. health care systems and public health services.
- Identify basic management theories and principles and apply them to a health care setting.
- Identify ethical principles relevant to health care systems and analyze health care or health administrative issues based on these principles.
- Explain in detail the various ways that health care is funded in the United States and major variables that affect that change.
- Identify and apply strategies to influence the health policy making process and serve as an advocate for improving the health of a community.
- Identify how policies, procedures and standards guide health care practice and professional behavior.
- Utilize various technologies to access and manage information in a variety of health care settings.
- Employ analytical and critical-thinking skills to increase effectiveness and efficiency in the workplace and in the health care field.
- Recognize the characteristics of good health care leadership.