The Master of Business Administration program with Concentration in Healthcare Administration is intended to help business professionals learn how financial operations and marketing activities are utilized in different healthcare organizations. At South College, the online program will help professionals develop the skills needed in order to reach full career potential.
The online MBA program will require students to complete 60 total quarter credit hours, which will be spread out between five consecutive quarters of full-time enrollment. These courses focus on theoretical and practical coursework, which can strengthen your analytical and critical thinking skills. Additionally, the curriculum will combine with a capstone course, incorporating principles in accounting, finance, marketing, economic and management concepts and theories. Overall, these courses can prepare business professionals to grasp how to manage a business in healthcare environments.
In order to apply for the program, you must complete the South College application and provide official transcripts for all previous undergraduate work. Applicants must ensure they have evidence of a bachelor’s degree, with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0. If you do not reach this, you can request to be reviewed by the Admissions Committee for conditional admission, which requires a cumulative 2.5 undergraduate grade point average. Transfer credits are not accepted by the South College program.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Medical and Health Services Managers have a job outlook of 17% job growth, which is much higher than average. By completing this program at South College, you can advance your career by gaining the knowledge needed in order to develop marketing plans, evaluate business strategies, devise capital budgeting strategies and control activities that pertain to producing and delivering goods and services. Additionally, you should be able to recognize emerging trends in the business and create business reports for your specific healthcare organization.
South College’s MBA in Healthcare Administration program encourages all interested undergraduates to apply. If you are considering filling out an application or have questions in regards to the program, please reach out to our admissions office today to learn more about the program.