MBA Health Care Administration

MBA in health care administration addresses the business issues related to the acquisition and maintenance of finances, smooth operating procedures and marketing and promotion techniques used at any health care institution like hospitals, home health care providers, clinics and pharmaceutical companies all across the globe. Those students who opt for this course will serve at leadership roles in the mentioned institutions after graduation. Through this advanced degree they will learn to successfully manage a clinical department or an entire facility or a system effectively with the provided resources.

The most typical courses that are taught in MBA in financial management degree program includes but are not limited to international business and finance, portfolio management, accounting, cost and managerial accounting, treasury and fund management etc.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

By earning your MBA in Health Care Administration students should be able to:

  • The flexibility and convenience of a fully online program that enables to schedule the coursework according to their professional and personal commitments.
  • Small class sizes, personal attention and interaction and access to dedicated advisors
  • A degree from a top-tier, private university with a history of academic excellence for more than 127 years
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Information Research Strategies 2 Introduction to information research including electronic resources. This course is designed to help researchers locate, evaluate, and use information. It includes exploration of the research process, search strategies, locating resources, source documentation, and organization of research.
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Financial Reporting and Control 2 This class covers the collection, reporting and analysis of financial information with emphasis on the use of that information to support decision making.
Financial Risk Management and Decision Making 2 Explores the theory and practice of finance and capital markets. Topics include role of the financial manager and goals of the firm, financial mathematics, valuation of assets, cost of capital, project evaluation, capital structure, forecasting, financing vehicles, special topics in finance.
Derivative Securities 2 Studies futures, forwards, and option pricing and their uses for speculation, arbitrage and hedging. The option pricing framework is extended to cover exotic options and options embedded in real assets.
Business Process Management 2 Applications and case studies focusing on contemporary issues in operations and quality management to include lean manufacturing practices, ERP, quality and environmental management systems/standards, Six Sigma, statistical process control, and other current topics.
Research Writing 2 Comprehensive study of the research writing methods and acceptable research a pert's contents, format and properties
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Operations Strategy 2 Application and case studies are used to address issues in operations management, quality, research and development, capacity planning, budgeting, marketing, supply chain, and technology to provide an interdisciplinary, quantitative focus on decision making and strategic planning for operations.
Global Operations and Supply Chain Management 2 Case analysis, in-depth article reviews, and course projects are used to address issues in the design and management of global supply chains. 
Project Management 2 Focuses on project definition, selection, planning, scheduling, implementation, performance monitoring, evaluation and control. Some advanced concepts in resource constraint management and design matrix are included. Emphasis will be on product, service and process development and emerging concepts related to development on the internet. 
Business Process Simulation 2 Discrete event and continuous simulation modeling techniques applied to the analysis of business processes. Special- purpose simulation software will be used to analyze cases and problems from the manufacturing and service sectors.
Managing Behavior in Organizations 2 Discusses managing effectively within the environmental context of the organization. Topics include corporate culture, managing in a global environment, planning and strategy, organizational structure, human resources management, managing change, leadership, motivation, communication, conflict management, and teamwork.
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Health Care Financial Management 3 Reviews of the budget formulation process for health care delivery systems, and explores both private and public funding sources and payment methods, and the role of public sector in determining fee schedules.
Health Care Politics, Policy and Services 3 Presents an overview of the factors which govern and affect the development of health care policy in America.
Healthcare Strategic Planning 3 Addresses major functions and issues surrounding public health service institutions, particularly within the context of a general administrative structure. A framework for developing a foundation and understanding of administrative, environmental, regulatory, financial and planning factors, which influence public health services, is established.
Implementing Continuous Quality Improvement In Health Care 3 Examines Total Quality Management and its philosophy of continuous quality improvement in all business and clinical functions including problem-solving and patient satisfaction.
Health Care Ethics 3 Examines the legal and ethical issues affecting health care delivery in America including abortion, organ donation and transplantation, termination of life support, rights of the terminally ill and consent issues, state and federal regulation, and patient and provider relationship.
Comparative Health Care Systems 3 The comparison of major health care systems, their measurement and effects are studied. 
Assessment And Planning In Health Programs 3 Analyzes the strengths, weaknesses, and future potential for survival of health care corporations preparing for the new millennium. Strategic planning is the ongoing corporate process which allows such organizations to wisely grasp the opportunities of the future.
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Thesis 3 An independent research and scholar reporting on a selected topic specifically selected from related subjects. Credit is granted based on the quality of final product after evaluation of correctness, simplicity and clarity, amount of work done, amount of references and materials used and optimality factors. The department schedules and coordinates a number of seminars to assist students selecting the topics and to fine tune their work up to reporting.