MBA in Health Care Administration

Online MBA in Health Care Administration

Give your future in health care a head start. With an MBA in Health Care Administration from the Forbes School of Business® at Ashford University, you will enjoy the confidence that comes from a greater understanding of health policy, economics, and program implementation. The MBA in Health Care Administration prepares you to assume leadership and management positions in healthcare organizations. Through three specific courses of the Health Care Administration specialization, you will increase interpersonal and organizational skills while developing a wide range of expertise in accounting, quality assurance, risk management, health policy, law, strategic planning, statistical analysis, and organizational management.

Earn your MBA with Health Care Administration specialization online

In the field of health care, patients are always your first concern. However, you now have the opportunity to earn an online health care administration focused degree from Ashford University. What you learn will help you provide care for others. Through powerful online tools and applications, you can earn your health care administration focused degree on your schedule.

Health Care Administration MBA Courses

(9 credits, each course is 3 credits)

To achieve your MBA in Health Care Administration, you must complete these three courses of the Health Care Administration specialization in addition to the core MBA courses.

MHA 601 Principles of Health Care Administration
The focus of this course is on the application of advanced organizational principles in complex health care environments. Organizational issues, administrative processes and applications are explored. The managerial perspectives of a mid-to senior healthcare administrator are emphasized.

MHA 626 Strategic Planning & Marketing in Health Care
This course focuses upon the visioning and modeling of services and programs, both anticipatory and responsive, utilizing market-driven information. Students integrate theories from economics, information management, finance and leadership, culminating in the generation of a comprehensive business plan.

MHA 690 Health Care Capstone
This course offers an opportunity for the integration of knowledge and skills developed within a culminating student project. The focus is on strategic and organizational issues unique to the health care environment. The student will present a comprehensive report at the end of the Capstone experience.

If this online MBA specialization fits your personal goals, contact Ashford University at 866.711.1700 to learn more, or request additional information.