With the ever increasing emphasis on healthcare technologies and spending as well as the aging of the overall population, more and more MBA students are considering careers in healthcare. Overall, the healthcare marketplace constitutes over two trillion dollars in the U.S. and trillions more throughout the world.
To address the unique needs of the healthcare industry and to make you more competitive for positions in healthcare administration and leadership, including hospital systems, physician or hospital owned facilities, healthcare consulting companies, retail clinics, and physician practice groups, the MBA program offers elective coursework in healthcare strategy as well as special programs, networking opportunities and interest groups centered around topics of interest, such as lean for healthcare and six sigma and patient outcomes.
Please note that healthcare coursework is not a concentration in itself, but can be combined with other coursework as part of the custom concentration option.
The following second year elective course is offered each fall:
See university catalog for course description.
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