Tennessee Technological University

Masters of Professional Studies: Healthcare Administration



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Degrees Offered:

Masters of Professional Studies: Healthcare Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Professional Study degree program with a concentration in Healthcare Administration prepares you for a rewarding and challenging career dedicated to the vital role of enhancing the quality of care, reducing health care costs, and addressing health care issues. This degree also contains an embedded certificate in Healthcare Informatics.

As healthcare issues become more complex due to changes in healthcare policy, and a rapidly aging population, the Master of Professional Studies program with a concentration in Healthcare Administration will effectively prepare students for careers as leaders in the healthcare industry. TTU graduates will positively influence the direction of healthcare facilities using ethical decision-making, data analysis, and a greater understanding of the healthcare system as it exists in the United States.

The Healthcare Administration M.P.S. uses an interdisciplinary approach of study designed to provide professionals with leadership and strategic management tools to lead and serve in one of the nation's largest service industries. The program's focus is to provide professionals with the opportunity to develop important skills in healthcare, leadership, informatics, research, and administration in the various components of healthcare delivery systems that include hospitals, nursing homes, group medical practices, personal care homes, retirement centers, health maintenance organizations, medical sales and insurance companies.

The Healthcare Administration M.P.S. degree program offers courses in different ways -- online, on campus, and hybrid -- to provide flexibility and best serve the needs of busy professionals.


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Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town

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