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MBA in Health Care Management

Colorado Technical University Online's Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management program is designed to prepare students for leadership positions within the health care industry. Read more about the Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management program at CTU Online here.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management

School Offering Program:

CTU Online

Degree Level:

Master's

Program Prerequisites:

Students interested in the Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management program at CTU Online should be interested in leadership positions and have a desire to work in the health care industry. Applicants to Colorado Technical University's graduate programs should have already earned a bachelor's degree.

Program Description:

CTU Online's Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management program is designed to teach management concepts and processes, resource allocation, risk assessment, financing, health care systems, and health care organization management. Students also have the opportunity to learn about ethics, policy, and law in health care management. Through core classes, students have the chance to learn about accounting, economics, strategic management, decision-making, graduate research methods, and marketing. Students who successfully complete this program could be able to use sound business principles and practices, effectively coordinate resources, demonstrate visionary leadership, and apply critical thinking principles.

Learning Format:

Offered online

Program Length:

44 credits

Financial Aid:

Financial aid is available for those who qualify, and Colorado Technical University's staff help students identify aid options. Aid opportunities include federal grants; military aid; and federal, state, and private lending programs. Financial aid options differ based on the program's learning format.

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Required Courses for a Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Colorado Technical University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Core Requirements

  • ACCT 614: Applied Managerial Accounting (4 credits)
  • ECON 616: Applied Managerial Economics (4 credits)
  • EMBA 690: Strategic Management in Dynamic Environments (4 credits)
  • FINC 615: Applied Managerial Finance (4 credits)
  • INTD 670: Leadership and Ethical Decision-Making (4 credits)
  • MGMT 600: Applied Managerial Decision-Making (4 credits)
  • MGMT 605: Graduate Research Methods (4 credits)
  • MKTG 630: Applied Managerial Marketing (4 credits)

Concentration Requirements

  • HCM 612: Managing the Health Care Organization (4 credits)
  • HCM 621: Ethics, Policy, and Law in Health Care Management (4 credits)
  • HCM 631: Systems in Health Care (4 credits)

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Students who complete CTU Online's Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management program could be able to pursue management positions within the health care industry. Their work might involve the coordination of health care delivery. They could also be involved with operations, risk assessment, patient services, or resources allocation.

Positions that students could be able to pursue include:

  • Chief executive officer
  • Health care consultant
  • Health care manager
  • Health information manager
  • Health services manager
  • Hospital executive
  • Medical services manager
  • Patient safety manager

CTU does not guarantee employment or salary. University grants or scholarships are based on established criteria as published in the University's catalog and are awarded after verification that the conditions of eligibility have been met.

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