(3 credits)Prerequisites: Permission of instructor.
Provides students the opportunity to integrate and synthesize the knowledge and skills acquired throughout their previous course work and experience in an original and comprehensive health administration project. Reviews the competencies of health administrators with emphasis on professional development and effective communication. Tools and methods for needs assessment, strategic planning and budgeting, and monitoring and evaluation are applied and reinforced. The course culminates with students creating a strategic plan for a community or organization of their choice.