MBA Healthcare Management

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare Management is designed for recent graduates with an interest in working in the healthcare industry or those already employed in the industry who would like to advance. Our 30-hour program can be completed totally online. Courses are taught in eight-week blocks and can be completed in approximately one year. The MBA in Healthcare Management is also available for those without an undergraduate degree in business.

The College of Business also offers a dual enrollment BBA/MBA degree that allows the student to earn an undergraduate business degree and an MBA in Healthcare Management. BBA/MBA students can earn this dual degree in marketing, management, finance, or accounting. The BBA/MBA degree program is detailed in the catalog.

As a requirement to graduate, students must participate in program assessment activities scheduled near the completion of their coursework. These activities are integrated into the capstone BUS 559 Strategic Decision Making Course. The details of this scheduling are initiated when the student begins the course.

Degree Requirements

M.B.A. in Healthcare Management

Core Courses      27 hours 
ACC 530   Managerial Accounting    3
BUS 520   Business Law and Ethics   
FIN 580   Financial Management   
LDR 543    Leading Teams in Organizations   
BUS 559*    Strategic Decision Making   
HAD 510    Fundamentals of Healthcare Administration   
HAD 540    Total Quality Management in Healthcare   
HAD 530    U.S. Healthcare System   
HAD 560    Healthcare Information Systems   
 Choose one (1) course   3 hours
 MGT 540   Operations Management    (3) 
 HAD 590   Integrated Healthcare Administration Experience    (3) 


*Functions as a capstone course for the program, to be taken during the last spring or last fall semester before anticipated graduation.