Master of Business Administration Health Care Administration Concentration

Medical and health services administrators plan, direct, and coordinate entire facilities including hospitals and nursing homes, a specific clinical area or department, or a medical practice for a group of physicians.

Program Highlights

  • 10-week courses
  • Classes in-person or online
  • 4 classes for concentration
  • 10 total classes for MBA
 

Featured Courses

  • Health Care Law
  • Health Care Policy
  • Ethical Leadership in Management and Policy
  • Business Sectors in Health

Concentration Details

Faculty:

Dr. Minerva Cruz

Ph.D., Purdue University, Political Science, Public Policy & Public Administration
Dissertation: “Culture and Home Healthcare Policy Implementation”

M.A., University of Puerto Rico, Public Administration, Personnel Administration
Thesis: “Design of an Organization to Satisfy the Needs of the Elderly”

Some of the graduate courses she has taught:

  • Intro to Health Care Management
  • Topics in Health Care
  • Biostats and Epidemiology
  • Managerial Epidemiology
  • Administration and Delivery of Health Services
  • Health Care Policy and Law
  • Health Care and Culture

Recommended Classes:

Required Health Care Courses

  • MBA 563 – Health Care Policy
  • MBA 556 – Ethical Leadership in Health Management and Policy
  • MBA 569 – Business Sectors in Health
  • MBA 560 – Health Care Law

Required Core Courses

  • MBA 507 – Corporate Investment and Financing Decisions
  • MBA 501 – Managerial Economics and Business Strategy
  • MBA 509 – Production Strategies, Customer Relationship Management, and Outbound Logistics
  • MBA 519 – Competitive Advantage and Strategic Choice in a Global Economy
  • MBA 503 – Accounting for Decision Making and Strategy Implementation

Elective Courses

  • MBA 511 – Operations Management and Strategy
  • MBA 513 – Current Trends in Business, Government and Society
  • MBA 530 – Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Change Management
  • MBA 517 – International Business Management
  • MBA 535 – Organizational Communication
  • MBA 505 – Leadership in Organizations
  • MBA 515 – Information Systems

 

For more information contact:

Sara Deters
Graduate Studies Coordinator
217-228-5404

graduatestudies@quincy.edu