MBA Specialization On Campus Online

Healthcare Management

Concordia University of Chicago

12 months
710 USD/credit 22720 USD/year
710 USD/credit 22720 USD/year
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This Healthcare Management specialization at Concordia University of Chicago addresses the unique attributes of health care organizations.


Students in the Healthcare Management program from Concordia University of Chicago are prepared to take on leadership roles and address specific managerial issues encountered in today’s health care economy. 

Students will develop critical thinking and fundamental business analysis skills. They will leave this specialization proficient at problem solving the operational and financial challenges that health care administrators face.

Specialization Outcomes

  • Understand and analyze accreditation, regulatory, licensure, and compliance issues as they relates specifically to the healthcare industry.
  • Apply and assess the economic supply and demand aspects of the healthcare service delivery model(s) and the impact on the organization and stakeholders.
  • Identify and evaluate the major causes of global healthcare delivery, financial, management and political challenges and develop strategies to improve the delivery of  healthcare policy and services.
  • Apply understanding of diversity, economic, ethical, and fiscal perspectives to healthcare management decision making aligned to healthcare reform initiatives and policy formation as it impacts the business and stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in use of technology to make and evaluate data driven decisions.

Career Possibilities

  • Hospital CEO, CFO
  • Head of Quality Improvement
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Health Care Association Director
  • Health Care Consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Health Care Systems 
  • Innovative Best Practices in Health Care Management
  • Health Care Analytics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission: Apply online.
  • Objective Statement
  • Provide information on your future educational goals and/or objectives and their relationship to pursuing graduate work at Concordia University Chicago. This is part of the online application.
  • Transcripts
  • Provide one official, sealed transcript from each institution through which a degree was earned.
  • International Transcripts
  • Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by a Concordia-approved international credentialing service. Concordia-Chicago accepts course-by-course evaluations fromWES (World Education Services) ECE (Educational Credential Evaluators), or AACRAO (American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers).
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Letters should be from individuals able to comment on the applicant's academic proficiency, personal character and competence and effectiveness in professional work.
  • Prerequisite credit
  • Program specific requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 710 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 710 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for River Forest

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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