Degree type(s): Specialization; Master's
Degree field(s): Business & Finance
Location(s): Online; Billings, MT; Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; Grand Forks AFB, ND; Watford City, ND; Fort Riley, KS
Program offerings by location and modality are subject to change.
Healthcare Specialization Overview
Gain fundamental healthcare management and administration expertise in this three-course specialization as you can add to your MBA, MS in Business or Master of Project Management degree at the University of Mary. Graduates will be prepared to lead in a wide range of business healthcare settings, as administrators, managers, and executives.
Our flexible, accelerated online and evening classes enable you to earn your master’s degree in business in less time, and on a schedule that works for you—in an accredited program at an affordable, private, Catholic university.
Healthcare Specialization: Program Highlights
Convenient course options
Complete your graduate business degree with a specialization in Healthcare in as few as 15 months in our accelerated online program or via evening classes that meet one night per week. The University of Mary offers convenient evening courses in Bismarck, Fargo, Grand Forks Air Force Base, and Watford City in North Dakota or at Fort Riley, Kansas.
Expert faculty and support services
Learn from expert faculty who are recognized as business leaders in their communities and in the region and bring professional business healthcare management and administration experience to their classrooms. Access the support you need to achieve your master’s degree in business with personal advising and career mentoring services offered by the University of Mary.
Utilize the best online learning technology
Use Canvas, our state-of-the-art online learning platform, to easily work and study when you pursue your degree online. See a demonstration.
Infused with valuesLearn to lead as an ethical, business healthcare professional through a graduate program infused with Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine values.
Why Choose a Specialization in Healthcare?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for healthcare managers and administrators, especially those with graduate degrees, is expected to grow quickly in the years ahead.
While hospitals will continue to be the biggest employers, Business graduates specializing in healthcare will also find many job opportunities in diverse healthcare business settings, including medical practices, healthcare management companies, biotech firms, and pharmaceutical companies.
In addition to the Healthcare specialization, you can also add the following concentrations to your graduate business degree program at the University of Mary's School of Business:
- Catholic Philanthropy (evening or online MBA, MS, MPA, or MPM)
- Executive (evening or online MBA, MS, MPA, or MPM)
- Healthcare Informatics (evening or online MBA, MS, MPA, or MPM)
- Human Resources Management (evening or online MBA, MS, MPA, or MPM)
- Project Management (evening or online MBA, MS, MPA, or MPM)
- Public Administration (evening or online MBA, MS, MPA, or MPM)
- Virtuous Leadership (online MBA, MS, MPA, or MPM)