Become a leader in the healthcare industry with a master's degree in Healthcare Management.
This program prepares you to develop, plan and manage healthcare operations and services. Graduates with this degree are qualified for formal roles of management or administration at healthcare organizations in a variety of settings. This online program contains 45 credit hours with three to six hours of practicum (internship) for a total of 48 to 51 credit hours that will prepare you for the changing landscape of healthcare and to grow the industry.
Healthcare needs leaders who can weather the changes to laws, regulation and technology in healthcare as well as rapid growth. From hospitals to public policy arenas, healthcare management is needed to influence the delivery of healthcare services and lead the inter-professional approach to healthcare. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in the healthcare and social assistance sector is projected to grow by 29.4%, adding an estimated 5 million jobs between 2012 and 2022.
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