18 months
36000 USD/year
34666 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Healthcare MBA (HCMBA) program at Florida International University Business is designed for healthcare professionals who want to develop the business skills and leadership expertise needed to play an active role in the rapidly changing healthcare environment.

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Healthcare MBA is an AACSB- and CAHME-accredited program at Florida International University that features a unique curriculum that weaves healthcare topics into every business course, taught by FIU’s world-class faculty known for their academic prestige and real-world experience.

The Healthcare MBA curriculum combines core MBA courses with healthcare-specific coursework. Unique in its approach, all courses are taught from the perspective of executives who manage healthcare organizations. The program’s final course gives students the opportunity to write a research paper on an approved topic in the field and complete a Health Policy Analysis Report. Students work directly with a healthcare institution to address real case problems and present findings to the organization’s healthcare executives.


This accelerated MBA program focuses on the complex real-world challenges facing healthcare administrators, helping you gain a deep understanding of the healthcare industry. Additionally, you’ll build the critical thinking, communication, and problem-solving skills required to excel in any leadership setting. The program offers unmatched opportunities to build relationships with a network of healthcare professionals and the university’s prominent healthcare alumni.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Organizational Behavior
  • Management of Healthcare Organizations in the 21st Century
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Marketing Management
  • Accounting for Managers
  • Operations Management
  • Organization Information Systems
  • Corporate Finance
  • Managerial Decision Making in Health Economics
  • Management of Healthcare Finance and Reimbursement
  • Strategic Management
  • Healthcare Fraud and Abuse Law and Regulation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two years of professional work experience (evaluated on a case-by-case basis)
  • Ability to meet all general university requirements for graduate degree program admission
  • In good standing with all previously attended colleges and universities
  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university
  • Grade point average of 3.0 or better based on upper-division coursework. Applicants with less than a 3.0 with strong work experience may be considered.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    36000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 54000 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    34666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52000 USD for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for West Miami

900 - 1400 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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