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International Health Management

Arizona State University

Master Online
12 months
Duration
11820 USD/year
11820 USD/year
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About

Learn to develop transdisciplinary approaches for tackling global challenges and generating social impact in health and health care. In the International Health Management program from Arizona State University, you will learn skill sets that are required at the leadership and management levels of an enterprise: policy, economics, finance, safety and development.

Overview

The 100 percent online International Health Management program from Arizona State University is offered in partnership with the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. Ideal for students seeking a career in international health systems management, this degree program advances the core principles of the PLuS Alliance to develop solutions to global challenges and generate social impact in health and health care. The collaborative and international nature of the program provides students access to global academic networks and industry partners.

Students in this international health management program select a track focusing on health informatics, quality improvement in health care, health economics or hospital management. Students will build knowledge necessary for leadership and management, including policy, economics, finance and development, from the combined expertise of faculty at two world-renowned research universities. After courses in health care management, finance and comparative health systems, students choose an area of focus in health informatics, quality improvement in health care, health economics or hospital management.

Major sites of employment for graduates include hospital systems, nursing homes and similar facilities, and outpatient clinics. There is a significant growth market for graduates with skills in international health management given the aging populations and the need for a health care workforce competent in informatics, leadership and finance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Management and Finance 
  • Comparative Health Care Systems
  • High-Value Patient Centered Care 
  • Process Engineering 
  • Health Care Economics and Financial Management 
  • Health Leadership and Workforce Management 
  • Clinical Governance and Risk Management
  • Current Challenges in Infectious Diseases 
  • Infection Prevention/Control in Healthcare Setting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
3

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.
80
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the College of Health Solutions.

Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) or master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in a related field such as biology, chemistry, biochemistry, nursing, public health, pharmacy, biomedical informatics, social work, premed, prehealth, nutrition, health promotion or others.

Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • three letters of reference
  • personal statement
  • resume or curriculum vitae
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11820 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11820 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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