MBA Health Care Management Track
Quinnipiac University, as part of its long tradition of education in health sciences and health care administration, offers a master of business administration with a track in health care management.
This program prepares students for administrative roles in the health care industry and emphasizes the training of managers who work collaboratively with highly trained professionals from a variety of clinical disciplines in all health care settings. Students gain a comprehensive knowledge of business subjects that are increasingly important in the complex health care industry.
The MBA/health care management track is taught by doctorally trained or professionally qualified faculty with extensive experience in the health care industry. The program offers students new to the health care industry, as well as students already in the industry, the opportunity to expand their theoretical and practical knowledge.
Applications are reviewed when all materials and the application fee are received by the University graduate admissions office.
This program is also offered in an online format.
Curriculum + Requirements
The program requires a total of 46 credits. A maximum of 6 credits may be taken as a health care industry residency or as a consulting practicum to fulfill the requirements of the health care administration curriculum.
MBA/HCM Track Requirements
|Foundational Course Work|
|MBA 601||Foundations for Decision Making (MBA quick start)||1|
|Decision Making Tools (choose one):|
|EC 600||Managerial Economics||3|
|CIS 600||Information Systems Strategy||3|
|MBA 610||Business Decision Analysis||3|
|Decision Making and Strategic Integration (Part 1)|
|MBA 615||Managing the Decision Making Process||3|
|Core Business Disciplines|
|MBA 620||Financial and Managerial Accounting for Decision Making||3|
|MBA 625||Organizational Behavior and Leadership for Decision Makers||3|
|MBA 635||Decision Making for Business Operations||3|
|MBA 640||Financial Decision Making||3|
|MBA 645||Marketing Decision Making||3|
|MBA 660||Decision Making in a Global Economy||3|
|Health Management Required Courses|
|HM 600||Foundations of Health Care Management||3|
|HM 621||Quality Management in Health Care Facilities||3|
|HM 663||Integrated Health Systems & Managed Care||3|
|HM 664||Financial Management in Health Care Organizations||3|
|HM 668||Legal Aspects of Health Care Delivery||3|
|Elective courses (choose one - 3 credits)
|HM 626||Epidemiology & Population Health||3|
|HM 630||Corporate Compliance in the Health Care Industry||3|
|HM 660||Human Resource Management in Health Care Administration||3|
|HM 671||Health Care Policy & Politics||3|
|HM 669||Organization and Management of Long-Term Care Facilities||3|
|HM 780*||Internship I||6|
|HM 781||Internship II||6|
|HM 783/784||Consulting Practicum I and II||6|
|MG 603||Project Management||3|
|MG 641||Operations and Supply Chain Management||3|
|Decision Making and Strategic Integration (Part 2)|
|MG 690||Integrated Strategic Decision Making Capstone||3|
*BS/MBA students must complete HM 780 as their elective
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