MSHSA Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements (64 units)

Core (44 units)

  • HSCI 602. Management, Organization, and Planning (4)
  • HSCI 607. Cross-Cultural Aspects of Health (4)
  • HSCI 608. Health Research Methods (4)
  • HSCI 610. Social and Behavioral Influences on Public Health (4)
  • HSCI 611. Public Health System Organization and Delivery (4)
  • HSCI 612. Public Health Statistics (4)
  • HSCI 616. Environmental and Occupational Health (4)
  • HSCI 617. Epidemiology (4)
  • HSCI 665. Strategic Planning and Management (4)
  • HSCI 675. Administration Leadership, Team, and Quality Development (4)
  • HSCI 685. Health Capstone Seminar (4)

MSHSA Concentration Courses (16 units)

  • HSCI 603. Health Economics and Financial Systems (4)
  • Four units chosen from:
    • ACCT 605. Health Care Accounting and Financial Analysis (4)
    • HSCI 605.  Health Care Accounting and Financial Analysis (4)
  • HSCI 645.  Information and Technology Systems Management in Health Services (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)
    • HSCI 999. Comprehensive Examination (0 units)
    • Four units of HSCI courses approved by advisor.
  • Internship/Project Option (4 units)
    • HSCI 697. Administrative Residency (4)
  • Thesis Option (4 units)
    • HSCI 699 Thesis (4)