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2013-2014 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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Health Services Administration

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Degree: Bachelor of Science (B.S.) with a major in Health Services Administration

(120 credit hours) Requirements are subject to change.

The Health Services Administration major prepares students for leadership and managerial roles within health services organizations. The curriculum is designed to provide students with the business knowledge base and skills that will prepare them for achievement in healthcare management careers. Core business course offerings are centered on the functional business areas of finance, marketing, accounting, economics, and management. In addition, students are required to complete healthcare oriented courses. Courses provide a blend of theory and the application of concepts. Participation in internship is recommended.

For more information about the health services administration major, contact either Professor Brenda Canning,  at (413) 748-33348 or Dr. Michael Musante, at (413) 748-3200, co-chairpersons of the Business Administration Departmentor the Admissions Office at (800) 343-1257.


Download a Health Services Administration Program Sequencing Guide



I. General Education Program (40 - 46 credits)

The General Education program at Springfield College is informed by its century-old Humanics tradition of educating the whole person in spirit, mind, and body, for leadership in service to humanity. These requirements have the goal of developing literate, thoughtful, socially responsible students, and instilling in them a spirit of inquiry into the nature of humankind and the universe. Towards those ends, the requirements emphasize and encourage: the acquisition of knowledge, understanding, and competency essential for the improvement of the human condition in a diverse society; a search for personal and spiritual values; and the development of an understanding and appreciation of physical well-being.  For specific requirements, see the General Education Program section or the Sequencing Guide for this major.

II. Major Requirements

III. Electives (to complete a minimum of 120 credits)

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