Health care is one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy. This is especially true in Northeast Ohio, which is home to some of the best health care facilities in the world. The Health Care Management MBA Concentration (MBA-HC) program works with many of these institutions to ensure our graduates meet their needs as well as the needs of the broader community of health care professionals. MBA Health Care Management graduates work as director and managers, in operations and production for pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology organizations, and for nonprofits.
The following are the required courses for this concentration. Review the course descriptions for additional information about each course and its prerequisites, if applicable.
|6500:681||Introduction to Health Care Management||(3 credits)|
|6500:682||Health Services Operations Management||(3 credits)|
|6500:683||Health Services Systems Management||(3 credits)|
|*No more than six credits at the 500-level permitted|
(*Required for students with no work experience; taken for credit but not applied toward graduation requirements.)
Gateway courses may be waived based on recent comparable coursework or waiver exams.
Students must show proficiency in the following areas critical to success in the MBA:
There are many ways to show proficiency, including testing.
*All core and Professional courses require Excel, writing and statistics proficiency prior to enrollment.
The Action learning course CAN be satisfied within the concentration. Review the full list of approved Action Learning courses.
(Restricted to students graduating within two semesters.)
Students currently admitted to this program may have different course requirements than those listed here. Refer to your official Program Checklist and DARS in My Akron for your program requirements.