Health Sciences - Leadership
School of Integrative Learning
The Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences - Leadership program prepares students to advance in their careers by building up the professional skills and knowledge required for a healthcare employee.
Such skills include critical thinking, problem-solving, healthcare policy, and information literacy.
The Leadership Track is for students who wish to pursue a career in the healthcare field. The Leadership track is also for current healthcare professionals with an associates degree in allied health - such as respiratory care, or medical lab technology - who wish to advance their career.
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The Doane Difference
Development and Support
Students and alumni have a partner when it comes to cultivating job search skills like networking, resume writing, interviewing, and more. We've invested in career advancement, and foster key relationships with employers to open pathways for networking, mentoring internships, and employment.
An Easy Transition
Doane University has full transfer agreements with all community colleges and major proprietary schools in Nebraska. We welcome credits from regionally accredited institutions in all other states and verified international institutions, as well. We are committed to honoring previous learning by continuing to practice as a transfer-friendly institution.
Long Term Impact
Doane graduates have moved up in their careers, achieved greater professional success, challenged themselves intellectually and personally, and become the best in their positions. That's why Doane is well-respected by both graduates and employers.
Medical and Health Services Manager
2018 Median Pay: $99,730 per year
Job Outlook: Projected to grow 18% from 2018-2028
Medical and health services managers, who may also be called healthcare executives or healthcare administrators, plan, direct, and coordinate medical and health services. They might manage an entire facility, a specific clinical area or department, or a medical practice for a group of physicians. Medical and health service managers must direct changes that conform to adjustments in healthcare laws, regulations, and technology.
Health Educators and Community Health Workers
2018 Median Pay: $46,080 per year
Job Outlook: Projected to grow 11% from 2018-2028
Health Educators teach people about behaviors that promote wellness. They develop and implement strategies to improve the health of individuals and communities. Community health workers collect data and discuss health concerns with members of specific populations or communities.
Administrative Services Manager
2018 Median Pay: $96,180 per year
Job Outlook: Projected to grow 7% from 2018-2028
Administrative services managers plan, direct, and coordinate supportive services of an organization.
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The people that you meet in those programs really do make you rethink your education and what it means to continue to obtain higher levels of education.
Chris Goplin '19
Health Science | Respiratory Care Supervisor, CHI Health St. Francis