HCSA PROGRESSION POLICY

All students enrolled in the Health Care Systems Administration Program must earn at least a "C" in all courses listed below.  If you earn less than "C" in any of the courses, you will be required to repeat the course.  Prior to taking HCSA 392 or HCSA 493, all of the following courses must have been satisfactorily completed.  A GPA of 2.25 is required for graduation.

Dismissal Policy: Any ONE of the following will result in dismissal from the program

  • Two unsuccessful attempts (less than “C”) in any of the courses listed below will result in dismissal from the Health Care Systems Administration program, or
  • Unsuccessful attempts (less than “C”) of more than 50% of the courses listed below during any semester, or
  • Unsuccessful attempts (less than “C”) of more than 12 credit hours of the courses listed below while in the program.

HCSA 392-Internship 1

Hospital Internship

HCSA 493-Internship 2*

Management Internship

CCHS 101- Orientation to Health Care Systems

CCHS 315- Epidemiology and Statistics

CCHS 102- Safety Issues in Health Care    

ENGL 311- Advanced Technical Writing OR

 ENGL 325- Advanced Business Writing

COMM 105- Interpersonal Communication   OR

COMM 221- Small Group Decision Making

ENGL 321- Advanced Composition OR

ENGL 323-  Proposal Writing

ENGL 150- English 1

CAHS 300- Health Information System

ENGL 250- English 2

CAHS 317- Public Health

MRIS 103- Medical Terminology

HCSA 392- Hospital Internship

MRIS 209- Quality  Management in Health Care

HCSA 410- Health Care Finance 3

ISYS 200- Database Applications

HCSA 460- Principles of Long Term Care

HCSA 120- Health Care Administration

HCSA 474- Health Care Strategic Application

ACCT 201- Principles of Accounting 1

HCSA 475- Practice Management 

HCSA 202- Health Care Law 1

One of the following:

HCSA 225- International Health Care

HCSA 325- Health Care Personnel Practices

HCSA 402- Health Care Law 2

HCSA 210- Health Care Finance 1

HCSA 310- Health Care Finance 2 

HCSA 336- Health Care Supervisory Practices   

HCSA 345- Internship Orientation

 

*You must earn at least a “C” in HCSA 493 – Internship 2 in order to graduate.