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If playing a leadership role in the delivery of health care is your goal, the Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Health Care Management can help you achieve it. You’ll come to understand the complexities of the health care industry through courses such as Quantitative Reasoning for Business and Health Care Organizations and Delivery Systems. Learn how University of Phoenix can help you advance your health care journey today.
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program prepares students in the functional areas of business allowing them to develop managerial skills necessary to be effective in a rapidly changing business environment. The program is designed for students with an interest in entering or advancing their careers in business. The program reflects current research of managerial competencies as well as graduate business standards as reflected by existing national standardized graduate business tests.
In addition to the University learning goals, the MBA program prepares students to do the following:
The MBA consists of 36-54 credit hours. Thirty-six credit hours constitute the core curriculum which covers the following areas of business: management, human capital management, business law, organizational leadership, economics, accounting, applied business research & statistics, operations management, corporate finance, marketing, and strategic planning & implementation. Students can develop additional expertise in a particular area through the selection and completion of 15 credits of elective courses to earn a concentration, which may be recorded on the student's transcript.
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The requires a minimum of credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
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If you're a veteran or military servicemember who served a minimum of 90 combined days on active duty after September 10th, 2001, you may be eligible for Post 9/11 GI benefits.
As a military spouse, you may be eligible for financial assistance that can help you pursue your degree.
Job prospects in the health services and medical management field will be good between 2008 and 2018, increasing 16 percent, according to a Spring 2010 Bureau of Labor Statistics report. Now is the time to acquire the skills and knowledge that will help you stand out in this field. As a graduate with a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Health Care Management degree, you will be able to:
Systematically solve problems and make decisions that apply to the business of health care.
Leverage technology to sustain efficient health care delivery and meet care standards.
Evaluate risks and develop plans to lessen or eliminate their impact.
Students who complete the health care concentration in the MBA program have the opportunity to build managerial skills through MBA coursework as they develop an understanding of health care concepts and applications. Through classroom discussions focusing on business theories that apply to health care, working learners combine theory and practical application for real-world issues.
The Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs, an international organization that recognizes and supports teaching excellence, accredits the Master of Business Administration degree program at University of Phoenix.
In the School of Business, we have more than 350,000 alumni. In a 2011 alumni survey, 11 percent of the 23,300 respondents were entrepreneurs who’d started their own businesses.
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The University of Phoenix School of Business prepares students for the 21st-century business world by collaborating with business leaders to develop programs that align with employer needs.
School of Business faculty members hold master's degrees or higher, average 20 years of experience in their industry, and hold titles including CEO, CFO, COO and President.
The PhoenixConnect® academic social network provides you with opportunities to extend your reach beyond your classroom to network with ambitious learners worldwide.
We provide each student with representatives who are committed to your success from the moment you ask about University of Phoenix to the day you graduate.