Correctional Health Administration (CHA)

Explanation of Course Numbers

  • Courses in the 1000s are primarily introductory undergraduate courses
  • Those in the 2000s to 4000s are upper-division undergraduate courses that can also be taken for graduate credit with permission and additional work
  • Those in the 6000s and 8000s are for master’s, doctoral, and professional-level students
  • The 6000s are open to advanced undergraduate students with approval of the instructor and the dean or advising office

CHA 6210. Correctional Health Administration for Behavioral Health Populations. 3 Credits.

Correctional health care administration of incarcerated patient populations with serious mental illnesses and substance use disorders; classification, health care delivery, risk management, and accreditation requirements for managing these medically complicated patients. Recommended background: correctional health administration students.

CHA 6275. Correctional Health Care Administration Practicum. 6 Credits.

Supervised field work in correctional health administration, arranged in consultation with the program director. Prerequisites: CML 5023, CML 6020, CML 6021, CML 6025 and CML 6050.