Organizational Leadership and Learning, Track in Healthcare Leadership (BS)
Departmental Admission Requirements
Applicants to the BS in Organizational Leadership and Learning with a track in Healthcare Leadership must have a 2.7 cumulative GPA in college level courses and at least 2,000 hours (approximately one year) of healthcare experience across a wide variety of organizational settings.
Additionally, applicants are recommended to have at least 24 hours of transferable credit.
Applicants who have a cumulative GPA below 2.7 or less than 2,000 hours of healthcare experience, may petition the College of Education and Human Development for consideration of admission.
General Education Requirements
|General Education Requirements||31|
All degrees require the completion of the University-wide General Education Program (link provided above). Some General Education requirements may be met in the requirements for the major or supporting coursework, in which case additional electives may be required to complete the minimum hours for the degree.
|Healthcare Leadership Core|
|LEAD 307||Prior Learning Assessment for Healthcare Leaders||3|
|LEAD 308||Needs Assessment in Healthcare Organizations||3|
|LEAD 309||Managing Projects in Healthcare Organizations||3|
|LEAD 410||Fundamentals of Healthcare Human Resource Management||3|
|LEAD 413||Management of Diversity in Healthcare Organizations||3|
|LEAD 415||Organizational Change in Healthcare||3|
|LEAD 416||Principles of Healthcare Leadership and Management||3|
|LEAD 450||Healthcare Leadership||3|
|Track Requirements 1|
|LEAD 430||Healthcare Finance and Accounting||3|
|LEAD 431||Healthcare Information Management||3|
|LEAD 432||Healthcare Quality Evaluation||3|
|LEAD 433||Healthcare Law and Ethics||3|
|Minimum Total Hours||36|
Work Specialization & Electives
|Work Specialization 2||varies|
|LEAD 290||Occupational Courses||2-42|
|LEAD 291||Occupational Learning||2-42|
|LEAD 390||Advanced Occupational Courses||2-18|
|LEAD 391||Advanced Occupational Learning||2-18|
|Minimum Total Hours||53|
Students must complete major courses with a B+ level or higher to successfully complete a program course. If a student does not achieve a B+ or higher in a program course before the end of the term, then the student will receive the highest grade earned during the course, or F if the student fails to submit required deliverables.
One repetition for each major course is permitted without department approval for additional repeats. If a student does not earn a B+ or higher in the repeated course, then the student could be dropped from the program.
|Culminating Undergraduate Experience (Graduation requirement)|
|Requirement fulfilled by completing:|
Students must select the following track with this core: Healthcare Leadership.
A minimum of 9 hours of Work Specialization/Prior Learning Assessment credit is required, however, students may earn up to 48 hours of credit based on their prior work experience.