MBA, Health Care Management Specialization

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: In addition to the base program curriculum listed below, international students attending face-to-face classes on the CUC campus are required to take the Seminar in Higher Education, a 3-credit course.

Health Care Management*

Offered Terms

Semester 1

1st  (8 weeks)  

MBAH6650

Health Care Systems I

2nd (8 weeks)  

MBAH6655

Health Care Systems II

Semester 2

1st  (8 weeks)  

MBAH6660

Health Care Finance & Economics

2nd (8 weeks)  

MBAH6665

Public Policy in Health Care

*Courses are offered on a rotational basis

Health Care Systems I

An overview of health care systems focusing on the role of values, assessment of health status and analysis of need, access and use of services, supply, demand, and distribution of health resources, analysis of health care costs, and expenditures.

Health Care Systems II

Examination of the private and public financing of health services, quality of care assessment, control of quality and costs of care, professional self-regulation and compliance, leadership and administration approaches, and government regulations and system reform.

Health Care Finance and Economics

Issues in health finance, particularly as these impact health care administration, health policy, policy formation, and population health. Microeconomic and macroeconomic considerations. Prerequisites: Healthcare Systems I and II.

Public Policy in Health Care

Issues related to U.S. Public Health and allocation of resources. Local, state, regional, and national public health funding and policy. Examination of health policy on health education and promotion, medical service and practice. Prerequisites: Health Care Systems I and II.

 

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