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Nursing and Health Care Administration

University of Pennsylvania

18 months
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52508 USD/year
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About

The Nursing and Health Care Administration program of University of Pennsylvania gives students an unparalleled opportunities to learn from the very best in the field.

Overview

Key facts:

  • The students enrolled at the Nursing and Health Care Administration program of University of Pennsylvania have wide ranging interests regarding the kind of administrative or leadership fields they’d like to pursue, so we tailor your educational plan to best suit your career goals. Generally, you’ll focus in one of three areas: operations management, healthcare consulting, or project management. In addition to coursework in leadership development, research, and systems thinking, we also cover financial management, strategic planning, quality improvement, and patient safety processes, all with an emphasis on administration in diverse healthcare settings.
  • This program consists of eleven courses in nursing administration, one nursing leadership elective, and three elective courses from the Healthcare Management major at Wharton or the Organizational Dynamics Graduate Program in the School of Arts & Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Current Issues In Health and Social Policy
  • Human Resources Management in Healthcare
  • Concepts in Healthcare Economics
  • Principles and Practice of Healthcare Quality Improvement
  • Systems Thinking in Patient Safety
  • Healthcare Informatics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must have completed a BSN at an accredited college or university and a statistics course. Generally speaking, competitive applicants have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in their BSN program. Applicants who have completed their BSN program in the United States with a GPA of 3.2 or greater on a 4.0 scale are eligible to have the GRE requirement waived. 
  • All students at Penn Nursing must fulfill our immunization requirements as well as CPR certification, drug screen and background checks, licensure requirements, and other program-specific qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52508 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 52508 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    52508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52508 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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