Pacific has been ranked in the Top 20 Graduate Programs in Healthcare Management in the West.

Given the demands of healthcare reform, marketplace changes, the increasing complexity of the profession and challenges facing healthcare leaders, the School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership (HAL) provides academic programming that supports the individual professional growth needed to develop highly-trained healthcare leaders. The School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership currently houses the following programs:

Bachelor of Health Science in Healthcare Management | Online degree-completion program
Doctor of Science (DMSc/DHSc) | Online doctoral program




Upcoming Events

All Day | Friday, Dec. 9, 2022
All Day | Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023
All Day | Friday, April 21, 2023


Kathryn Bell

Dr. Bell joined Pacific University as a full-time faculty member in August 2010 in the School of Dental Hygiene Studies. She began serving as associate dean for Interprofessional Education in 2018, and was appointed as the founding program director of the Doctor of Science Program in 2021. 

Thinking of advancing your career or graduate school experience? Pacific University's MBA program is your solution!

The Oregon Healthcare Workforce Institute (OHWI) Pacific is providing free access to this online MSBR training for Pacific University health profession students, staff and faculty. The eight-week sessions begin Feb. 9.