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Mini MBA For-Credit Graduate Certificate With a Specialization in Healthcare Management

Program Details

Experienced and Educated individuals needed in all levels of management in Health care. Certified professionals specializing in the health care industry are uniquely suited to be responsible for meeting the needs of the administrative and managerial needs of the health care industry, may it be in a private medical institution, hospital, or in one of dozens of affiliated industries in health care. These positions require a precise understanding of health care systems and the processes and needs of running these organizations as either for-profit or non-profit businesses.  Certifications in the field for professionals include Certified Healthcare Facility Manager, Certified Medical Manager, Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management systems among others.  Furthermore, private educational institutions offer educational programs and opportunities to certify professionals in their field. 

Florida Tech University created the Mini Masters of Business Administration For-Credit Graduate Certificate program, designed to meet the needs of students in multiple specializations. The Healthcare Management program is designed to offer students the same education that is offered by HCM certification programs and can be completed in 8 months. Because the program is offered entirely online, students and professionals can seek the certification on a schedule of their own choosing, allowing them to advance their knowledge and certification without sacrificing their careers or private lives to maintain a traditional classroom education. 

Graduates of the program will receive certification showing their completion of the Mini MBA program and will gain advanced knowledge of high-level business concepts needed for management and leadership positions, increase career opportunity, and increase their marketability as a professional with this program. In addition, Mini MBA credits can be used towards completion of a Florida Tech University MBA degree in the future.

Requirements

Students must have a minimum of a bachelor's degree and 2-3 years work experience in the field. Bachelor's degree must be from an accredited institution and a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education