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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Healthcare Management

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

12 months
Duration
44366 USD/year
31326 USD/year
24584 USD/year
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About

The Healthcare Management program of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth provides you with the knowledge and tools to help improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare delivery and become an agent for positive change. Learn how to save time and money, improve quality of care, redesign organizational processes and reduce implementation errors.

Overview

Throughout the Healthcare Management program of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, you’ll enhance your managerial skills, which can be applied immediately in the workplace. You’ll learn how to formulate and implement administrative policies and plans that support organizational goals. Graduates are well prepared to lead their organizations and advance their careers.

Core courses focus on two areas:
  • management of costs, quality, and error reduction
  • development of leadership, motivation and collaborative skills

Employment outlook

An aging population and a higher prevalence of chronic diseases will drive continued growth for employment in this profession well into the future. Graduates of this program are prepared to advance their careers and become organizational leaders, including within healthcare innovation companies and for pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. Graduates may also find employment as health systems providers and health insurance carriers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Cost Management
  • Healthcare Economics and Managing Healthcare Finances
  • Management of Organizational Change
  • Organizational Behavior and Leadership in Healthcare Organizations
  • Management of Health Care Operations
  • U.S. Healthcare Delivery System

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree: Official transcripts from all institutions of higher learning attended
  • Official GMAT (or equivalent) test score or GMAT can be waived
  • 1 letter of recommendation: preferably from a faculty member or an employer
  • A personal statement (minimum 300 words) explaining the applicant's career goals and motivation for the degree
  • Current resume

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    44366 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22183 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    31326 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15663 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    24584 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12292 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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