Combine your business skills and passion for healthcare with the business administration - healthcare management emphasis program at UW-Eau Claire, offered through the University of Wisconsin MBA Consortium. Pairing MBA coursework with healthcare focused content will create the healthcare leaders needed to move the industry forward, filling a need for managers who can identify creative solutions to challenges. The need for skilled healthcare managers is skyrocketing as the industry becomes more complex, demand for care increases, technology advances and industry regulations constantly change.
Gain expertise that directly relates to healthcare while still benefiting from being part of a cohort that includes professionals from many industries. After completing the program, you'll have the knowledge and confidence to lead a diverse and inclusive organization, use critical thinking and analytical reasoning to make informed business decisions, and manage resources required for organizations to be at the forefront of innovation in healthcare.
Electives designed to help you achieve your goals. While some MBA programs only offer preselected courses, here you can choose electives that align with your personal ambitions and interests. Choose from courses oriented around communication, leadership, marketing, finance and more.
Program flexibility. Many of our students work full-time jobs, juggling busy schedules and families. With this in mind, all of our courses are offered completely online, with no campus visits required. In addition, you have seven years from the date of enrollment to complete your degree, allowing you to complete the program at your own pace.
Master's in business administration in healthcare management details
- Program length: 2.5-3 years
- Offered: 100% online
- Credits: 36
- Students will earn a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.
Business administration in healthcare management graduate certificate details
- Program length: 1 year
- Offered: 100% online
- Credits: 12
- Students will earn a graduate certificate.
Our online MBA curriculum with a concentration in healthcare management combines four credits of business essentials courses, 22 credits of core courses, six credits of required healthcare management courses, and four credits of electives from an approved set of courses.
What classes do master's in business administration - healthcare management emphasis students take?
Your classes may cover topics like:
- Financial analysis
- Leading the healthcare workforce
- Informing healthcare decisions with data analytics
- Financial fraud
- Developing new products and services
Learn more about the master's in business administration in healthcare management degree in the UWEC course catalog.
Learn more about the business administration in healthcare management graduate certificate in the UWEC course catalog.
Learn more about the UW MBA Consortium admission requirements and application process.
- Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
- Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of at least 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale). Note: If your GPA is lower than 2.75, we may still consider your application but you should consider submitting Optional Materials.
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