Health Care Administration for Health Care Practitioners

Online Masters of Business Administration

Masters of Business Administration for Health Care Practitioners

The Master of Business Administration for Health Care Professionals is a specialized degree program designed to prepare health care practitioners to meet the challenges of a changing administrative environment. It is intended to transition health care practitioners interested in the business side of their industry into that realm. The curriculum offers broad-based knowledge needed by middle and upper level managers in health care organizations.

Program Preparation

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree requires 39 semester hours of credit comprising of 13 courses. A thesis is not required for this degree. The MBA Health Care Practitioners track serves students in the health care professions currently enrolled in, or have already completed a graduate degree in a health care program: Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Occupational Therapy (OT), Physical Therapy (PT), Physician’s Assistant (PA), Master of Science in Applied Exercise Sciences (MSES), Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.), Master of Science in Professional Counseling (MSEC), Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT),  and other graduate level HC students or professionals from within the Concordia University community.

MBA in Health Care Administration for Health Care Practitioners

Course NumberCourse TitleDescriptionCredits
Prerequisite. Speak with an admissions specialist for more info.
MBA 813Business Applications in Health Care ProfessionsThis course provides the integration of management, marketing, statistics, economics, finance, and accounting concepts essential to the management and administration of healthcare organizations. Students will synthesize knowledge of theories and application that will serve as a basis for developing effective roles as health care administrators.3
Required Core (18 Credits)
MBA 880Leadership and Organizational Behavior3
MBA 920Economics and Public Policy of Healthcare3
Select one of the following:
MBA 910Issues in Human Resources3
MPA 868Public Human Resource Administration3
Select one of the following:
MBA 840Accounting: Financial Analysis for Decision Making3
MPA 835Budgeting in Public Agencies3
MBA 923Statutory Accounting3
Select one of the following:
MBA 810Applied Statistical Methods3
MBA 815Statistical Research3
Electives (Choose 21 Credits)
MMC 820Managerial Communications: Practices and Principles3
MBA 870Legal Aspects of business3
MBA 924Health, Life and Social Insurance3
MBA 985Special Topics in Healthcare3
MBA 855Small Business Administration3
MBA 877Loss Prevention3
MBA 857Sustainable Business Practices3
MBA 865Supply Chain Management3
Select at most 1 of the following:
MBA 922Risk Management of Insurance3
MBA 927Risk Management: Theory and Practice3