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Drury GO Bachelor of Science in Health Services Management

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The Health Services Management major is particularly appropriate for those who want the leadership,
supervisory, administrative skills and degree required for upward mobility within healthcare organizations.
These individuals already have the appropriate academic preparation and licensures, the necessary clinical skills, and the proper in-service training in a health-related discipline. This degree program is a degree completion program for registered nurses, radiological technologists, respiratory therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants, emergency medical services personnel, and other related professionals.

Program Outcomes:
• Develop a solid foundation in science and medicine upon which to build professional knowledge.
• Synthesize an approach to management and leadership which includes effective communication,
ethical decision-making, and a holistic understanding of individuals and cultures.
• Apply practical and theoretical knowledge in a health setting, preparing to provide care under
established policies, procedures and protocols.

Program Outcomes

  • Develop a solid foundation in science and medicine upon which to build professional knowledge.
  • Synthesize an approach to management and leadership which includes effective communication, ethical decision-making, and a holistic understanding of individuals and cultures.
  • Apply practical and theoretical knowledge in a health setting, preparing to provide care under established policies, procedures and protocols.

Career Information

Jobs in the health services management field are projected to grow 17.6% by the year 2028 nationally. The median annual wage is $99,730. The median wage for health service management workers in Missouri specifically is $113,120.

Many career paths require advanced training and certification. A Bachelor of Health Services Management gives you the tools to advance in a variety of fields, including:

  • Occupational therapy
    • Projected growth: 17.9%
    • Median annual wage: $84,270
  • Emergency management direction
    • Projected growth: 4.9%
    • Median annual wage: $74,420
  • Nursing
    • Projected growth: 12.1%
    • Median annual wage: $71,730
  • Radiation therapy
    • Projected growth: 8.5%
    • Median annual wage: $82,330
  • Exercise physiology
    • Projected growth: 9.7%

Median annual wage: $49,270