Master of Business Administration / Healthcare Administration
University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Program Details

Blending the knowledge of business and public health, is the online MBA in Healthcare Administration from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. This degree is offered in tandem with the UMass School of Public Health, through the Isenberg School of Management.  Intended healthcare professionals and administrators, this MBA will prepare you to manage and lead through your ever-evolving industry.  You will learn the business savvy and trends in healthcare management to maintain the quality of patient care and services within your organization.  Electives within the Healthcare Administration focus are likely to include:

  • Ethical issues in public health
  • Financial management of health institutions
  • Globalization and health
  • Health economics and reimbursement
  • Healthcare quality and performance improvement

The Isenberg MBA offers you optimal flexibility in learning, as a working professional.  With courses offered 100% online, you can study when the opportunity presents itself, around your hectic career and personal schedules.  Your online classes encompass the identical curriculum and experienced instructors as on-campus coursework.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Personal Essay
  • Official transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume/CV
  • GMAT or GRE test scores (waivers for qualifying students)
  • Have at least 3-5 years of experience in their field
  • Additional foundation courses may be required

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education