Master of Science in Healthcare Management - General
Healthcare and related industries were projected to add 9.8 million new jobs from 2014 to 2024, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.1 The Master of Science in Healthcare Management degree program may help you prepare to take on managerial and leadership responsibilities in this expanding field. The curriculum covers a range of key operations including human capital, finance, information systems, strategic planning, policymaking, ethics, and legal and regulatory principles.
CTU's curriculum is aligned with the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME).
Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org
Course Title Course Description Credit Hours HCM670 Management of Human Resources in Healthcare 4 HCM672 Quality Improvement in Healthcare 4 HCM673 Healthcare Marketing Strategies 4 HCM675 Healthcare Economics 4 HCM679 Healthcare Management Capstone 4 Total Credit Hours: 20
Course Title Course Description Credit Hours HCM612 Managing the Healthcare Organization 4 HCM632 Systems in Healthcare 4 HCM671 Healthcare Statistics 4 HCM674 Health Policy in the United States 4 HCM676 Healthcare Finance 4 HCM677 Information Systems for Healthcare 4 HCM678 Healthcare Law and Ethics 4 Total Credit Hours: 28
Total Credit Hours: 48
Total tuition for this degree program will vary depending on your educational needs, existing experience, and other factors.
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This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:
- Apply healthcare management and leadership principles to influence the delivery of quality healthcare
- Demonstrate effective communication and interpersonal skills necessary for management and leadership positions in healthcare
- Apply critical thinking, analysis and problem solving to real-world situations for effective healthcare operations
- Integrate professionalism and ethical decision-making with management and leadership skills in healthcare operations
- Develop strategies to deliver quality healthcare using knowledge related to healthcare finance, marketing and economic indicators
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Classes start April 3, 2018!
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1 http://www.bls.gov/news.release/ecopro.nr0.htm: Healthcare occupations and industries are expected to have the fastest employment growth and to add the most jobs between 2014 and 2024, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today (Dec 8, 2015). Total employment is projected to increase by 9.8 million during the decade. Visited August 2, 2017.