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Health Care Management

Master of Business Administration

The health care industry is growing quickly, and expansion is anticipated for the foreseeable future. In addition to medical personnel, administrative personnel will be needed to manage hospitals, long-term care facilities, mental health and ambulatory care facilities, health systems, insurance companies, pharmaceutical firms, and other health care organizations.

Curriculum

The MBA with a Concentration in Health Care Management consists of:
MBA Core Competency Courses: 6 credits
Financial Management Foundations (FIN 599)
Quantitative Foundations and Business Applications (BUS 598)
* Students with proven knowledge will take elective courses.
MBA Core Courses: 21 credits
Corporate Finance (FIN 623)
Financial Statement Analysis (ACC 644) or Managerial Accounting* (ACC 645)
* Students with an undergraduate degree in accounting should take ACC 645.
Managerial Economics (ECO 642)
Marketing Strategies (MKT 615)
Contemporary Management Theory (MGT 610)
Seminar in Strategic Management (MGT 695)
Strategic Human Resource Management (MGT 650)
Health Care Management Concentration Courses: 9 credits
Health Care Policy and Ethics (HCM 625)
Health Care Legal Issues (HCM 628)
Health Care Operations and Information Technology (HCM 639)
Total: 36 credits

Effective Fall 2014