AcademicsMBA optionsHealth care management concentration

Gain a deeper understanding of the unique issues affecting the health care industry through our graduate concentration in health care management. This optional summer program is available to Executive MBA, Evening MBA, Online MBA, Master of Decision Analytics, and Master of Science in Information Systems current students and alumni, through a partnership with the VCU's nationally renowned Department of Health Administration, ranked in the top five Best Health Care Management Programs by U.S. News and World Report.

Due to COVID-19 closures, we are unable to run the Health Care Management concentration in summer 2020.  It has been rescheduled for summer 2021.  The new calendar and registration will be available in fall 2020.

Curriculum

Explore the major influences in health care management from these perspectives:

  • National: Covers major policy issues and information technology support
  • Employer: Focuses on the business and financing of health care, insurance and wellness programs
  • Health care industry: Covers health care economics, marketing, compliance and process improvement

 

Highlights

  • Executive weekend cohort format
  • Counts as three electives, earn nine credits
  • Accelerated curriculum, completed in two months over four immersion weekends
  • Comprehensive tuition is inclusive of texts, course materials, parking and food
  • Work independently and in project teams on course deliverables
  • Complete a capstone project that ties the three courses together.

 

Health Care Management Concentration Overview 2020

Health Care Management Concentration Billing Schedule 2020