Curriculum

The program consists of 14 3-credit courses, for a total of 42 credit hours, delivered in eight consecutive semesters via online asynchronous instruction. The online format allows students anywhere to earn the degree while balancing work and other responsibilities.

Course Sequence

Fall-1 (6 credits):

  • DHSC 700  Strategic Communication
  • DHSC 701  Management of Organizational Change

Spring-1 (6 credits):

  • DHSC 702  Healthcare Delivery Systems
  • DHSC 703  Conflict Analysis & Negotiations

Summer-1 (3 credits):

  • DHSC 802 Learning Engineering

Fall-2 (6 credits):

  • DHSC 800  Essentials of Financial Management
  • DHSC 704  Introduction into Healthcare Analytics

Spring-2 (6 credits):

  • DHSC 801  Leveraging Data for Evidence-Based Decision Making
  • DHSC 803  Program Evaluation

Summer-2 (3 credits):

  • DHSC 804  Leadership & Professionalism

Fall-3 (6 credits):

  • DHSC 900  Policy & Politics of Healthcare
  • DHSC 901  Healthcare Strategy

Spring-3 (6 credits):

  • DHSC 902  Simulation in Healthcare
  • DHSC 903  Leading Innovation