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2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Leadership and Administration (HLA) - BAS Major

48 S.H.

All courses offered for HLA Majors online and with Instructor Permission (pre-requisites are waived for HLA majors).

Required Courses (36 S.H.)

WSU Interdisciplinary CORE

Electives (12 S.H.)

Bemidji State University (BSU) Electives (See HLA Program Director for full list of courses.)

Choose 12 S.H. of electives:

  • BUAD 3361: Marketing (3 S.H.)
  • BUAD 4467: Marketing Research (3 S.H.) - BUAD 3361 pre-requisite
  • HLTH 3150: Theoretical/Ethical Foundations of Health (3 S.H.)
  • HLTH 3200: Personal and Consumer Health (3 S.H.)
  • HLTH 3500: Community Health (3 S.H.)
  • HLTH 3970: Practicum (1 S.H.)
  • HLTH 4950: Workshop, Institute or Tour (1-3 S.H.)
  • SOC 3090: Social/Ethical Issues in Health & Medicine (3 S.H.)
  • SOWK 3830 Gerontology: Social Work Perspective (3 S.H.)
  • SOWK: 4310 Grant Writing (3 S.H.)


The Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Healthcare Leadership and Administration (HLA) is a cooperative interdisciplinary online completion degree venture between Winona State University and Bemidji State University. The purpose of this degree is to meet the growing demand for competent and innovative leaders in the field of allied health and to deliver the program in a way that effectively serves adult learners and working professionals.

The five knowledge domains of the curriculum include: Communication and Relationship Management, Leadership, Professionalism, Knowledge of the Healthcare Environment, and Business Skills and Knowledge.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement