24 months
1220 USD/credit 25010 USD/year
1220 USD/credit 25010 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Health Care Management at Saint Louis University provides a convenient pathway to a graduate degree for working professionals looking to advance their current careers in health care management.


About Health Care Management at Saint Louis University

This unique degree offering allows people at all stages of their careers to transition into the health care field from other industries.

Health care is a rapidly growing industry in need of highly competent managers with diverse backgrounds and experiences. SLU's M.H.C.M. program is ideal for students who want the flexibility to complete their degree quickly and completely online but may also benefit from gaining additional health care experience or professional development support. Students who complete the M.H.C.M. degree will be prepared to assume management roles in hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices, nursing and residential facilities, home health care delivery organizations, pharmaceutical companies, managed care organizations, government agencies and related entities.


Graduates of SLU's M.H.C.M. program will be prepared for management positions in:

  • Hospitals and health systems
  • Physician’s offices and clinics
  • Community health centers and federally qualified health centers (FQHCs)
  • Community-based organizations
  • Managed care and other health insurance payer organizations
  • Nursing and residential care facilities
  • Home health care agencies
  • Public health departments
  • Government agencies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Organization
  • Mission and Practice of Global Public Health
  • Analytical Methods for Health Management
  • Management of Health Care Organizations
  • Health Care Financial Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until classes are full.


41 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree, preferably with a 3.00 grade point average.  The GRE is not required.
  • Application form and fee (apply at HAMPCAS)
  • Transcript(s)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume/curriculum vitae
  • Interview (on-campus interviews are preferred, but phone or Skype options are available for situations where travel to SLU is not feasible)
  • Professional goal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1220 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    25010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1220 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Saint Louis

1015 - 1530 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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