Health Care Leadership
The Health Care Leadership emphasis uses an interdisciplinary approach to prepare learners for careers in leadership in a variety of health care settings. The emphasis brings together psychology as well as leadership theories to create a foundation for learners planning careers in health care delivery, public health, health care management, patient advocacy, and related leadership positions.
Career Opportunities: Service in a variety of health care organizations, including hospitals, clinics, and public health institutions. Learners may work to facilitate communication between various partners in health care settings, as well as determine how to best integrate technology, plan for the future, and assist with national and global health risks. Prepares learners for graduate-level studies.
This 15-unit emphasis may be paired with the following programs: B.A. in Applied Psychology, B.A. in Applied Studies, B.A. in Leadership, B.A. in Management, B.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Health Sciences, and B.S. in Information Systems.
APSY 470Positive Psychology
HCM 420Health Care Organizational Management
LEAD 320Theory and Practice of Leadership
LEAD 440Emotional Intelligence and Leaders
MGT 390Project and Change Management