Master of Business Administration (MBA) with Healthcare Management Emphasis
Join the Booming Healthcare Industry with a MBA in Healthcare Management from MACU
Healthcare organizations need more than just great doctors and nurses to be successful. They also need effective administration professionals whose everyday decisions help improve the lives of patients. You can become one of these influential leaders in the healthcare field when you earn a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare Management from Mid-America Christian University. Our award-winning degree equips you with the skills you need to become healthcare leader in organizations such as hospitals, physicians offices, care facilities and more.
Why pursue an MBA in Healthcare Management from MACU?
- No GMAT required to apply!
- 20% projected job growth through 2026 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Median salary of $96,540 for industry professionals
- Utilize MACU’s Student Services team for tutoring, mentorship, homework help and more
- Take your classes one at a time, evenings on campus or 100% online
- Graduate ready to pursue employment as a healthcare administrator, health insurance manager, patient finance manager, hospital administrator and more
Major Course Topics
This course will review the unique nature of planning, organizing, and leading performed by managers in healthcare organizations. The course will include a review of the functional disciplines of management including; marketing, accounting, finance, legal, information systems, human resource behavior and management, and management science and their application in the healthcare environment.
Healthcare Legal Environment
This course will focus on the law as it relates to the delivery of healthcare in hospitals, nursing homes, medical offices and other medical care environments. The course will analyze the concepts associated with modern tort law as it applies to healthcare and will also review other areas of law that impact healthcare including contracts, criminal law, employment law, and other laws governing business organizations.
This course provides an overview of the healthcare financial issues and explores the current financial climate. Issues in reimbursement structures, regulatory mechanisms, and cost controls are discussed. For profit and not for profit financial statements and annual audits are reviewed and analyzed.
Healthcare Information Systems
This course provides an introduction to technological tools that support healthcare administration, management, and decision making.
Our accelerated courses can be completed in as little as five weeks, allowing you to finish your degree quickly. Take one class at a time so you can focus on your career dreams.
With classes available 100% online or one night a week in the evenings, there is always time to fit school into your busy schedule. Our classes utilize a state-of-the art learning management system to help simplify and centralize your education.
MACU tuition costs 20% less than private universities nationwide. We are dedicated to making a great Christian education accessible, so we offer convenient payment plans and other opportunities for financial assistance.