4 Year Degree Plans

Bachelor in Public Administration (Health Administration)

Department of Public Administration and Health Management

*This is an example of a four year degree plan. Please see your advisor for more details.

  • Freshman, Fall (15 cr. hrs.)

    ENG-W 131 Elementary Composition I, 3 cr.
    HSS-E 104
    PAHM-V 171 (Public & Civic Engagement Req)
    MATH-M 105
    Elective, 3 cr.
  • Freshman, Spring (13 cr. hrs.)

    SPCH-S 121 Public Speaking, 3 cr.
    ENG-W 132
    MATH-M 133/134 Topics in Mathematics and Statistics, 4 cr.

    Social Science Elective, 3 cr.
  • Sophomore, Fall (15 cr. hrs.)

    POLS-Y 103 Introduction to American Politics, 3 cr.
    ECON-E 201 Introduction of Microeconomics , 3 cr.
    HIST-H 105 American History I, 3 cr.
    PAHM-V 264 Urban Structure and Policy , 3 cr.

    Humanities Elective, 3 cr.
  • Sophomore, Spring (14 cr. hrs.)

    PAHM-V 378 Policy Processes in the United States, 3 cr.
    ECON-E 202 Introduction to Macroeconomics, 3 cr.
    HIST-H 106 American Politics II, 3 cr.

    Science Elective, 5 cr.
  • Junior, Summer (6 cr. hrs.)

    PAHM-H 401 Strategic Planning for Health Care Organization, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 432 Health Care Marketing, 3 cr.
  • Junior, Fall (12 cr. hrs.)

    PAHM-H 320 Health Systems Administration, 3 cr.
    PAHM-V 372 Government Finance and Budgets, 3 cr.

    Sci Elective, 3 cr.
    Elective, 3 cr.
  • Junior, Spring (15 cr. hrs.)

    PAHM-H 354 Health Economics, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 352 Health Finance and Budgeting, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 456 Managed Care, 3 cr.
    PAHM-V 376 Law and Public Policy, 3 cr.

    Arts Elective, 3 cr.
  • Senior, Fall (15 cr. hrs.)

    PAHM-V 263 Public Management, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 474 Health Administration Ethics, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 402 Hospital Administration, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 441 Legal Aspects of Health Care, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 365 Internship/Practicum, 3 cr. (Required)
  • Senior, Spring (15 cr. hrs.)

    PAHM-V 373 Human Resource Management in the Public Sector, 3 cr.
    PAHM-H 411 Long-Term Care Administration, 3 cr.
    PAHM-V 443 Managing Workforce Diversity, 3 cr. (Meets the Diversity Requirement)
    PAHM-V 379 Performance Measurement and Program Evaluation, 3 cr. (Meets the Critical Thinking Requirement)
    (Any PAHM-H not already taken)

Adopted 2/4/13 by PAHM faculty, effective beginning Fall 2013. Course names updated 11/30/13. Courses offered Approximately every 2 years.

* Please see your advisor for the most current class details.