About this course
The Master of Arts in Health Advocacy imparts the knowledge, skills, competencies and habits of mind necessary for aspiring and established healthcare professionals to pursue careers in case management and health advocacy.
The program integrates key elements of ethics, law, advocacy, management, human services, social and health sciences, and human services in such a way to prepare students to become effective professionals. Graduates from the Health Advocacy program will operate from strengths-based, culturally competent frameworks that value, respect and empower clients/patients and enhances healthcare organizations and systems.
The Master of Arts program is designed for students already holding the minimum of a bachelor's degree and integrates key elements of ethics, policy, economics, technologies, disease/disabilities and relational dynamics with an emphasis on individual-level case management. This program will focus on Health Advocacy departmental/organizational design and management and imparts the knowledge skills, competencies and habits of mind necessary for aspiring and established healthcare professionals to pursue careers in the field.