Population Health Management

  • Computer Information Systems Concentration

    Determine what database systems and architecture is needed to support the accessibility and transfer of information.

  • General Business Concentration

    Serve as a team member managing health promotion and disease prevention.

  • Health Informatics Concentration

    Find a way to analyze clinical data to determine trends among the population.

  • Human Health Concentration

    Focus on health and wellness and improve outcomes in diverse populations.

Program Structure

General Education Requirements - 42-46 Credits
Course Number Credits Course Title
Basic Skills 12-14 Math, English, Communication
Natural Sciences 8-10 Biology, Chemistry, Physical Geology, Physical Science
Social Sciences 9 Economics, Geography, Psychology, Sociology, History, Government
Humanities 9 History, Humanities, English, Philosophy, Religion, Art, Music, Theatre
Physical Health 4 Physical Education
Core Requirements - 46 Credits
Course Number Credits Course Title
ALH 106 2 Medical Terminology
ALH 350 3 Introduction to Population Health/Epidemiology
BIO 250 5 Anatomy and Physiology
BIO 375 4 Pathophysiology
COM 412 3 Health Communication
CSC 201 3 Microcomputer Applications
ECO 375 3 Economics of Health Care
GBA220 3 Business Communications
GBA210 or PSY300 3 Business Statistics I –OR- Intro to Psychological Statistics
HIT 200 3 Health Care Delivery Systems
HIF 300 3 Health Data Management
HIF 330 2 Legal/Ethical Aspects of Healthcare Management
PSY 220 3 Health Psychology/Stress Management
SOC 360 3 Sociology of Health, Illness & Medicine
ALH 402 3 Population Health Internship
Computer Information Systems Option (12 credits)
Course Number Credits Course Title
ACT 301 3 Applied Database Systems
ACT 302 3 Decision Support Systems
CSC 305 3 Database Architecture and Concepts
ACT 405 3 Business Intelligence
Health Informatics Option (12 credits)
Course Number Credits Course Title
ACT 301 3 Applied DataBase Systems
HIF 320 3 Information Technology Systems
HIF 430 3 Applied Health Informatics
HIF 420 3 Clinical Data Management
Human Health Option (13 credits)
Course Number Credits Course Title
ALH 352 2 Applied Nutrition
BIO 265 3 Biology of Aging
BIO 305 3 Human Ecology
HIT 132 2 Pharmacology
SWK 260 3 Introduction to Aging Studies
General Business Option (12 credits)
Course Number Credits Course Title
ACC 201 3 Introduction to Financial Accounting
ACC 202 3 Introductory Managerial Accounting
FIN 201 3 Personal Finance
MGT 350 3 Organizational Behavior

Free electives

24 credits

Total Credits

124 credits