Healthcare Management MBA Program
The MBA Healthcare Management specialty is designed to create a balance between business knowledge and the unique aspects and demands of the health care field. The specialty provides future leaders with a wide range of competencies and skills needed to advance or develop their careers in the rewarding field of health care management. This program is available in-class or online in as little as one year.
The mission of Walsh University’s MBA in Healthcare Management program is to prepare graduates for a variety of leadership positions in all aspects of healthcare, including hospitals, ambulatory care, physician practice management, long-term care, managed care, pharmaceutical sales, and the like.
Graduates of Walsh’s MBA in Healthcare Management program will be able to take advantage of increasing convergence of the different sectors within the healthcare industry. Our graduates understand the broader healthcare environment and have the competencies and skills to advance the goals of our nation’s healthcare organizations. The Walsh MBA in Healthcare Management program also develops leadership practices focused on ethical and socially responsible decision making.
Healthcare Management MBA Degree Requirements
Walsh University's MBA degree can be completed in-class or online in 36 semester hours of coursework for a student who demonstrates all required competencies upon entry. All MBA degrees include foundation and common body of knowledge (MBA Core) classes. The remaining credit hours are fulfilled with healthcare management concentrated courses. Curriculum outlines and full course descriptions are available in the online Academic Catalog.