The Department aims to nurture creative professionals in the field of healthcare administration in order to enhance the health of the general population and to contribute to the development of the healthcare system in Korea. It will give students the capabilities needed to deal with the new digital paradigm of healthcare and medical services in the 21st century. In order to better meet the demands of the rapidly changing u-health society, it provides students with a quality collegiate education which includes both the theoretical knowledge and practical skills that will qualify them for professional healthcare careers.
With prestigious professors in healthcare administration, the Department offers a wide range of programs for provision of theoretical knowledge and practical skills. It includes public health programs in such areas as prevention, care service and health improvement; as well as medical service management in clinics and hospitals, covering human resources, finance, information, supplies, marketing, patient management and hospital operation in the u-health industry. The Department also equips students with the capability of performing medical care data collection, analysis, search, and utilization for high-quality service within the program of healthcare information management.