New England College offers professionals the opportunity to earn a Master of Business Administration degree with an emphasis on Health Management through a flexible online format. The online course delivery method is specifically designed for working professionals to earn a valuable degree while still fulfilling current career and family obligations.
Students pursuing a higher education in the field of health management will participate in a variety of courses, designed to enable students with the gainful understanding of the intellectual foundations for essential healthcare functions. The MBA in Health Management is designed for professionals with varying levels of experience, and are currently working in healthcare institutions. Most students interested in the MBA are both experienced and newly established healthcare leaders, seeking the comprehensive curriculum to enhance already learned foundations.
The MBA curriculum is comprised of both quantitative and qualitative courses, tailored to students with experience while also introducing the advanced business courses to develop management skills. The MBA program consists of 40 credit hours comprised of core business courses and health management topics of study that delve into concepts such as:
Organizational Leadership and Change
Managerial Accounting and Finance for Leadership
Professional and Organizational Ethics
Strategic Planning and Policy
Quality and Lean for Healthcare
Principles of Health Informatics
Comparative Healthcare Systems
The blend of healthcare and leadership courses will provide graduates with the needed understandings required by many professional institutions. Graduates of the master’s program will be able to enter the professional arena of healthcare with the confidence to ensure specific outcomes are attained, individual departments perform efficiently, and employees are placed within acceptable and challenging positions.
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
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