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 B.S. in Health Care Administration & Management (HCAM) 

 

SPOTLIGHT

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.

SRU cited as a Best Regional University by U.S. News
Slippery Rock University has again been included in the 2015 edition of the U.S. News Best Colleges with a “Best Regional University - North” ranking.

SRU Alpha Kappa Psi honorary earns ‘Chapter of Year’ award
The Slippery Rock University chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi, Iota Upsilon, was named a “Chapter of the Year” award recipient for its accomplishments during the 2013-14 year.

Alpha Kappa Psi is a co-ed, professional business fraternity with more than 220 chapters on college campuses across the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom.

Delta Mu Delta outstanding student
Ms. Abby Schon, a member of the newly established business honorary, has been selected by the Delta Mu Delta central office as the regional outstanding student of business.

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 Sustainable Enterprise Accelerator

The School of Business

105 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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