Develop the ability to solve health care problems in practical ways whithin sound conceptual frameworks and understand health services delivery from the distinct viewpoints of those who receive, provide, finance and regulate care. By choosing the Health Management and Policy major option, you will learn about the management of public health and health care programs and agencies, and the analysis of public health policies. The program is right for you if you want to manage health programs in a wide range of institutions, both public and private, and is particularly wellsuited for students interested in the business associated with the delivery and financing of health services. You also may earn a Certificate in Gerontology.
If you are a current OSU undergraduate student, you can take graduate classes and apply those credits to your current undergraduate degree, then transfer them to a participating graduate program. See how.