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 BS. in Health Care Administration & Management (HCAM) 

 

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School of Business
Health Care Administration & Management (HCAM)

Slippery Rock University has developed the HCAM program for students interested in pursuing an administration or management career in the health care industry. Graduates of HCAM are prepared to assume entry-level positions within a vast and dynamic healthcare Industry, such as: Insurance, Managed Care, Healthcare Technology, Hospitals, Medical Supply, Group Practices, Nursing Homes, Pharmaceutical, Government Agencies
 
“By the year 2014 health services employment is projected to increase dramatically with over 4,700,000 NEW HEALTH CARE JOBS. The increased demand for health care services, fed by the growing proportion of elderly in the population is expected to continue for a full 50 years! Health care jobs are in demand.”  (healthcarejobs.com, 2014)
 
HCAM majors now have the ability to choose a specialty track that is aligned with their interests and acumen.
- General Track
- Health Care Information Technology Track
- Health Care Marketing Track
- Health Care Finance Track
 
Students learn how to be future leaders in health care by learning a 360 degree perspective of the United States health care delivery & insurance systems, including: leadership, health care ethics, legal & regulatory environments, healthcare informatics & technology, economic principles behind policy, finance, organizational design, quality & process improvement, marketing & sales, international health care systems, and the foundations of health services research.
 
The HCAM program incorporates high impact practices such as collaboration with health care industry stakeholders for internships, course projects, service & experiential learning, and student research.
 
Health Care Administration & Management Program Coordinator:
David W. Jordan, PhD, MBA
Associate Professor, School of Business
Slippery Rock University
david.jordan@sru.edu
Eisenberg Classroom Building     113-B

Accredited Programs:
BSBA in Accounting, BSBA in Economics, BSBA in Finance, BSBA in Management, BSBA in Marketing
Candidates for accreditation:
BSBA in Sustainable Management, MBA

Orvis receives President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Bruce Orvis, associate professor in Slippery Rock University’s School of Business, was honored Saturday as the 2013-14 recipient of the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching as part of the University’s annual Academic Honors Convocation.

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110 Eisenberg Building
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA. 16057

Phone: 724.738.4865
Fax: 724.738.2959
E-mail:
brenda.best@sru.edu 

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