Health Administration


Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Health Services Administration is to support the mission of the University and the College of Health Professions by preparing healthcare professional students to develop competencies to assume leadership roles in healthcare to improve the health of the nation.


To graduate fully skilled and competent future leaders in healthcare by providing academic excellence, serving with integrity and respecting diversity.


The goals of the Department of Health Services Administration are:

  • To prepare graduates to assume leadership roles within and among interprofessional healthcare teams.
  • To prepare graduates to improve the quality of care through patient-centered, interprofessional, and evidence-based healthcare teachings.
  • To prepare graduates to critically assess current interprofessional research and scholarship to enhance health care for all.
  • To provide an interprofessional environment for faculty, staff and students to excel in areas of leadership, teaching, scholarship and service to all.