Oversee patient care from a higher level with an MBA in healthcare management.
Working in the healthcare industry involves a lot of unique challenges. As a manager in a healthcare facility, you not only need to worry about the quality of patient care, cost and service, you also need to have strong business management skills and a knowledge of constantly changing regulations. We’re here to help you prepare for a career in this challenging but rewarding career field.
As a student in our MBA healthcare management program, you’ll be learning from professional experts who truly understand the industry.
- With a focus on real-world issues, case studies and successful business models, this program gives you a well-rounded view of the issues and challenges facing today’s healthcare industry.
- With an MBA in healthcare management, you’ll have the education and training needed to find work in a management position in a medical or health services facility, a clinical specialty or department or a group medical practice.
- The Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management program at Baker College is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE).
- Want to complete your degree as soon as possible? This program is eligible for our Accelerated Path option, which allows you to earn your master’s degree in significantly less time.
Why Study Healthcare Management?
Health care management has become a vital function in today’s economy. With the emphasis on cost, service and quality of care, health care managers are faced with a significant number of issues and problems. The MBA in healthcare management program seeks to combine the best of academic training with the best of field-based learning and an emphasis on the allied health field.
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The Baker College MBA in healthcare management program is a 2-year, IACBE-accredited program consisting of 36 credit hours (15 hours of major courses and 21 hours of business requirements). Our curriculum includes healthcare administration, human behavior management of organizations and strategy in a global environment.View Full Curriculum
Outcomes & Performance
Our quality-focused, market-driven and rigorous program curricula will establish and enhance core business knowledge and the ability to anticipate and react to societal changes, as well as provide students with technological proficiency, the ability to make ethical decisions and the communication skills that embody the professional acumen graduates need to make positive contributions to their chosen fields.
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The College of Business at Baker College has received specialized accreditation for its business program(s) through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11960 Quivira Road in Overland Park, Kansas, USA. For a list of accredited programs please view our IACBE member status page.
Online Classes Available Anywhere
Baker College online programs are available to students across the country. In Michigan our students come from Ann Arbor, Auburn Hills, Cadillac, Dearborn, Detroit, Flint, Grand Rapids, Jackson, Lansing, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Owosso, Traverse City, and many other locations. Beyond Michigan, our online graduates hail from Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and other states.
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Core courses for this degree program are not offered on campus.
For those interested, a selection of general education and prerequisite courses are available on campus each semester.View campus locations
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Courses for this degree program are available through Baker Online.
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Courses for this degree program are available through Online Live.
100% online with set class times, this format offers live, real-time virtual learning.Online Live