Widener University

One University Place, Chester, PA 19013-5792

Program Details

Take your career to the next level with the relevant knowledge and vital skills to lead in today's global business environment. Widener's online Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management prepares students for careers in the healthcare industry and in health-related industries like insurance and pharmaceuticals. Students will also develop crucial leadership skills as they directly relate to the health care industry.

In addition to the online MBA program curriculum, students in the Health Care Management concentration will complete three Health Care related courses:

  • Health Care Policy: Students analyze the finances, ethics, and regulation of today's health care system. The roles of health insurance and government in America's health care supply, demand, and distribution systems are also covered.
  • Community Health Management: Examines the elements of effective population-based health care, including interventions, education, habits and behavior. This class examines subjects from epidemiology and demographics to community organizing and social marketing, as well as ethical dilemmas in public health.
  • Developing Management Skills: Activities such as role playing, simulations, and case studies, paired with individualized feedback, provide students with valuable training in the people management skills that are pivotal to a successful career in health care leadership.

Accreditation & Recognition 
Widener University's School of Business is AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited and a member of the SAP University Alliance and ranked by SAP as one of the best in the world for process improvement programs.

About Widener
At Widener University, we proudly cultivate challenging and culturally diverse learning environments where academics, leadership, and service come first. Founded in 1821 in Chester, Pennsylvania, Widener is nationally recognized for our commitment to civic engagement, service, and social responsibility. It is our goal to develop true leaders who inspire positive change throughout our community.

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    Program Overview

    • Degree Level:
      Master
    • Delivery Format:
      100% Online
    • Completion Time:
      33
    • Tuition Basis :
      Per Semester Credit
    • In State Rate:
      $984.00
    • Out of State Rate:
      $984.00
    • Estimated Degree Cost - In State:
      $32,472.00
    • Estimated Degree Cost - Out Of State:
      $32,472.00
    • Required Admission Tests:
      GMAT
    • International Students Accepted:
      Yes
    • Accelerated Degree:
      No

    Requirements

    Must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited university.  Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.7. Application requires GMAT score of 450 or above (waiver may be available for those with five years of relevant work experience, a master’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution and/or an undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher). Minimum TOEFL score of 95 for international students (if applicable). Statement of purpose. Two recommendation forms.

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Middle States Commission on Higher Education

    Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

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