Master of Business Administration / Healthcare
University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Program Details

In a stormy sea of changing regulation and insurance restrictions, it takes a well-educated professional to manage within today’s healthcare environment.  An online MBA in Healthcare, from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell through the Manning School of Business, can help you become this professional who can solve the daily operational complexities found in clinics, hospitals, private practices or surgery centers.  In addition to a foundation in business disciplines, you will learn how to manage projects and strategically plan within the healthcare setting.  Coursework is likely to include:

  • Healthcare management
  • Law and ethics in healthcare
  • Healthcare project management
  • Strategic planning healthcare and HIT

The Manning MBA in Healthcare is offered 100% online, giving you the flexibility to learn around your outside obligations. You can earn your degree in as little as 18 months with accelerated courses, positioning yourself for faster career advancement.  Or, you can study at a slower pace with part-time classes if you need to more balance in your schedule. UMass-Lowell allows you five years to complete your online MBA.


  • GMAT score OR GRE score OR proof of 8+ years of professional/managerial experience with permission of the MBA director or alternate waiver option
  • For citizens of non-English speaking countries who have never earned an academic degree in the US: A score report for TOEFL with a 600 (paper based), 250 (computer based) or 100 (Internet based) minimum or an IELTS band score of 7.5
  • A resume demonstrating a minimum of two years of full-time relevant work experience
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • A one-page essay

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education