Healthcare Studies Areas of Interest
Healthcare Management and Administration
Students are well-prepared for graduate school as well as planning, directing, and coordinating the business activities of healthcare providers.
Graduates who wish to pursue clinical degrees will have practiced critical inquiry into the many different stakeholders of healthcare including government, hospitals, public health, finance, long-term care services, law, and ethics.
Public Health and Policy in Healthcare
Graduates are well-prepared for advanced study in the exciting fields of epidemiology or biostatistics. Learn about public health’s role in the healthcare system and the impact of research strategies and policy development on educating, and empowering communities over issues such as chronic disease and virus outbreaks.
Social and Community Services in Healthcare
Graduates are well prepared to support and provide leadership to individuals of diverse needs such as older adults, people living with addiction, or people combating food insecurities as they navigate through the healthcare system.
Facts and Figures
38%Est. job growth for healthcare studies graduates, 2019-2029
100%Of students interested in leadership roles get internships
81.25%Of graduates employed in healthcare or in graduate school
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Healthcare Studies Chairperson Amy Everitt.
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