Health Management

Ahmed Moen

Chair's Welcome

Thank you for choosing the Department of Health Sciences and Management Program in the College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, Howard University. The Department offers the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Health Sciences with Concentration in Health Management Sciences. The goal of the Health Management Sciences Program is to nurture academic excellence and produce African American and other diverse middle and executive health leaders prepared to face the challenges of managing and organizing public and private health care delivery services for the 21st century. Read More>>>



Health Management Sciences Program Description

The Health Management Sciences Program, which was established in 1996, is located in the Department of Health Sciences and Management of the Division of Allied Health Sciences, College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, Howard University. The Program offers the Bachelor of Sciences in Health Sciences which is designed to prepare students to perform management roles and achieve lifelong career in a wide variety of organizations that deliver health care services, as well as  pursue graduate education nationally and internationally. Read More>>>


Certification

The Howard University Health Management Sciences Program has full certification and is a full member of the American University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA). AUPHA is a non-profit organization that accredits and certifies Health Administration Programs located in Schools of Allied Health Sciences and the United States.


Internship

Students enrolled in the Health Management Sciences Program are expected to complete at least one required semester of internship in an appropriate health care setting.  The current required three (3) credit hours of 120 internship clock hours per semester for internship for students enrolled effective Fall 2012 will continue.  Additional three (3) credit hours of 120 internship clock hours for subsequently Spring semester each academic year will be offered as elective. The interns of both semesters will be able to rotate for 8 hours per day as divided by the number of semester weeks during which the student is enrolled in the Program.  The internship coordinator of Health Management Program, supervisors and preceptors of units and departments will determine the work schedules, hours and regular attendance of the interns at the internship settings.


The Society of Health Management Students

The purpose of the Society of Health Management Students [SHMS] of the Department of Health Sciences and Management of College   of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, Howard University is to develop excellence in academic, professional and community services leadership in the real world. Read More>>>