Applied Science (Health Entrepreneurship and Innovation), BAS

Integrate your current health care background with innovation and leadership education with the BAS program in applied science with a focus on health innovation.

The BAS with a concentration in health entrepreneurship and innovation is designed for students with an AAS degree in allied health fields who want to lead transformative change in health through the creation of new products, processes and systems.

Students have the opportunity to examine current evidence-based practice and health care policy through a lens of innovation using an integrated systems perspective, and they hone the skills necessary to be a leader of innovation in a health care context. Students with health-related backgrounds who would like to learn more about innovation and leadership within health care organizations may be interested in the health entrepreneurship and innovation concentration. Students with an Associate of Applied Science degree in business or a related field may also have interest if they have employment experience in the health industry.

Program Offered

Applied Science (Health Entrepreneurship and Innovation), BAS

Offered by
College of Nursing and Health Innovation

Downtown, West, Online

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Career Outlook

Primary career opportunities include health care administrators and health care managers as well as:

  • entrepreneurs
  • health architects
  • health care administrator
  • health care strategists, advisors, project managers and administrators
  • health innovation consultant
  • health product and service managers
  • health system designers
  • intrapreneurs -- managers responsible for promoting innovative product development and marketing
  • public relations experts in health

Example Careers

Students who complete this degree program may be prepared for the following careers. Advanced degrees or certifications may be required for academic or clinical positions. Career examples include but are not limited to:

Career*growth*median salary
Management Analysts 13.6%$80,880
Chief Executives-1.2%$173,320
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 8.3%$50,780
General and Operations Managers 7.1%$97,270
Medical and Health Services Managers 16.9%$92,810
Administrative Services Managers8.2%$83,790

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).

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