Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Health Sciences and Management is to facilitate and enable the pursuit of the highest levels of scholarship and leadership in the field of health management sciences. Toward that end, the Program offers a Bachelor Degree of Science in Health Sciences with concentration in Health Management that provides an intellectually challenging and nurturing environment that fosters the development of compassionate graduates endowed with a dedication to Howard University's core values of excellence, leadership, service, and truth. Our with special emphasis on qualified students prepares graduates for middle level and executive management, as well as help solution of the many complex issues that face health services managers in the 21st century.

The Program places particular emphasis on the University's historical commitment to provide educational opportunities for African Americans and other diverse students. In addition, the Program is dedicated to recruiting and retaining a diverse and highly qualified cadre of faculty and staff dedicated to teaching, research, professional practice, and service who can effectively support its educational mission.