Business Administration in Healthcare
The Business of Compassion
Healthcare leadership and management roles are in demand as hospital systems and clinics strive to keep pace with shifting demographics, increasing use of big data, technological advancements, and evolving payment models. Nebraska Methodist College is prepared to meet that demand by educating business professionals who seek to offer a compassionate approach to administration as they embrace the challenges of the future.
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare is a fully online program. Each course is taught through the lens of health services delivery, creating leaders who both anticipate change, and stand at the forefront of a new healthcare management model.
As a health professions institution, we are uniquely situated to help future executives address the challenges faced by healthcare organizations in the 21st century. Our experienced faculty provide MBA students with a skillset that includes effective communication, critical thinking, and complex problem-solving abilities. Students will be able to lead strategically in healthcare settings, developing human capital skills alongside business acumen to meet the ever-changing healthcare market.
In addition to the core healthcare business curriculum, students in the program select five elective courses from a pool of available courses in the areas of healthcare administration, informatics, and quality improvement. Students select electives based on their unique educational interests, professional goals, and schedule. With classes launching multiple times throughout the year, the time is right to begin building a future in the business of compassion. It all starts with an education from Nebraska Methodist College.
Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Info
- The master's degree can be completed in 24 to 30 months, with options for shorter or longer plans of study
- 100% online format allows students to advance their educational goals while balancing personal and professional responsibilities
- Our flexible elective portion of the curriculum allows students to customize their educational experience
- Most of our courses are ten weeks long, with scheduled breaks every five weeks
- Enrollment is made simple - No lengthy interview process, no GRE/GMAT requirement
Healthcare Executive Salary & Job Outlook
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical and health services manager jobs will have a much faster than average growth rate of 20 percent from 2016 to 2026. Although salary ranges vary by state, the BLS lists the median salary for such managers in May 2018 as $99,730 per year.