Healthcare Management

Assumption College

705 USD/credit
705 USD/credit
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The mission of the MBA in Healthcare Management at Assumption College is to provide the essential business administration knowledge and skills needed for today’s healthcare managers. Students will acquire an in-depth understanding of healthcare systems and the people they serve. 


The rigorous program will develop graduates who are well-prepared to lead within the complex 21st century healthcare industry. As a Catholic institution that promotes critical intelligence, thoughtful citizenship, and compassionate service, Assumption College is committed to improving the experience of healthcare quality, access, and outcomes for all.

The MBA in Healthcare Management program equips students with:

  • Essential business knowledge and skills
  • A critical understanding of the healthcare environment 
  • Capacity for transformative leadership 
  • Communication and relationship competence
  • Development of their professional practice through scholarship and service

Our program will be guided and informed by our beliefs and commitments to:

  • Human Life – we recognize that human life is sacred and the dignity of each human person is essential. 
  • Healthcare Systems – we respect the interdependence of the healthcare system: patients, providers, payers, and the public.
  • Quality – we commit to healthcare quality framed by the Institute of Medicine as safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, and equitable.  
  • Professionalism – we are dedicated as thoughtful citizens to acting with mutual respect, integrity, and transparency for the common good.
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration – we intentionally operate across disciplines thoughtfully and compassionately to design and deliver quality healthcare services. 

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Foundations of Management
  • Foundations of Marketing
  • Foundations of Accounting
  • Foundations of Finance
  • A Systems Approach to Delivering Health Care in America
  • Critical Issues in Health Care Ethics
  • Management and Supervision for Health Care Professionals
  • Marketing Decision Analysis
  • Financial Decision Analysis
  • Accounting Decisions for Managers
  • Research in an Evidence-Based Health Care Environment
  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to Health Policy Analysis
  • Management Information Systems
  • Healthcare Project Management
  • Organizational Development and Change
  • Business Strategy Capstone

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Fall (August start): August 1 (supplemental materials due by 8/10)
  • Spring (January start): December 15 (supplemental materials due by January 4)
  • Summer: May 1 (supplemental materials due May 10)




54 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Official transcripts from a Bachelor’s degree program (B.A. or B.S.) are required. There is not requirement as to what major(s) a student completed. If any graduate work was completed, official transcripts from all graduate work will also be required.

General requirements
  • Completed Application Dated & Signed
  • $30 Application Fee (waived for AC Alumni) 
  • Three (3) Professional Recommendations
  • Official Transcript(s)
  • Personal Statement
  • Current Resume
  • TOEFL or IELTS for applicants whose native language is not English
  • Certification of Finances 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    705 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 705 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    705 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 705 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • $1,410.00 per 2-credit course
  • $2,115.00 per 3-credit course
  • $2,820.00 per 4-credit course


Federal Stafford Student Loans and Extended Payment Plans are available. For more information, please check the program website.

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Healthcare Management
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