Healthcare Management

Make a Difference: the Specialized Healthcare MBA

Centered in one of the largest, most vibrant and highly regarded health care sectors in the country, our distinguished two-year Healthcare Management MBA program will provide you with the cutting-edge skills to become an innovative leader and manager in an increasingly dynamic, growing, and transformative industry. You will learn from prestigious faculty who conduct ground-breaking research, build a network of peers in the industry, and gain work experiences in healthcare with professional references to back up that experience. You will learn core business areas followed by immersion in a modern health care curriculum that provides essential training for an evolving health care system. As a part of this program, you will also participate in a 6 month Corporate Residency in Healthcare. This is an opportunity to work in a full-time, paid, MBA-level position in a local healthcare company. This will give you an opportunity to apply what you learned in the classroom while gaining valuable, hands-on experience.

The MBA in Healthcare Management Track prepares you with real-world industry experience in hospitals, physician organizations, accountable care organizations, health insurance plans, and government regulatory agencies in the Boston area. During your time studying and working within the heart of a world-class healthcare market, you will learn to face complex challenges and use critical thinking to succeed within one of the country’s strongest sources for health care job growth.

Students interested in the Healthcare Management Track are required to take the following classes:

Healthcase Management MBA Courses
Introduction to the US Health Care System (Replaces Innovation and Enterprise Growth)
CREDITS 3
Health Organization Management
CREDITS 3
Health Care Strategy
CREDITS 3
Health Care Operations Management
CREDITS 3
Health Care Finance
CREDITS 3
Healthcase Management MBA Courses CREDITS
Introduction to the US Health Care System (Replaces Innovation and Enterprise Growth) 3
Health Organization Management 3
Health Care Strategy 3
Health Care Operations Management 3
Health Care Finance 3

Students must also choose three electives. A partial list of electives includes the following classes:

Healthcase Management MBA Courses
Health Care Analytics                                  
CREDITS 3
Quality Management
CREDITS 3
Health Systems Engineering
CREDITS 3
Creation and Application of Medical Knowledge
CREDITS 3
The American Healthcare System
CREDITS 3
Managing the Health Care Supply Chain
CREDITS 3
Healthcase Management MBA Courses CREDITS
Health Care Analytics                                   3
Quality Management 3
Health Systems Engineering 3
Creation and Application of Medical Knowledge 3
The American Healthcare System 3
Managing the Health Care Supply Chain 3

More elective options will be added in the near future.

The curriculum is subject to change by D’Amore-McKim faculty. Please monitor for updates.