GPHSA/MBA Concurrent Degree

Full-time Option

Overview | Course Sequence

Fall I
    Sem.
Hrs.
HESA 511 Managerial Concepts in Healthcare Organizations 3
HESA 521 Quantitative Methods for Healthcare Management 3
HESA 551 Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations 3
HESA 561 Clinical Processes for Health Care Administrators 2
HESA 571 Healthcare Services in the USA 2
HESA 601 Professional Development 1

BLAW

Business Law & Ethics

3
  Total 17

 

Spring I
    Sem.
Hrs.
HESA 6519 Strategic Management & Marketing Strategy for Health Care Organizations 3
HESA 523 CQI Techniques in Healthcare Management 3
HESA 555 Capital Acquisition in Health Care Organizations 3
HESA 575 Health Economics 3
HESA 567 Applied Epidemiology 3
HESA 602 Professional Development II 1
ACCT 550 Managerial Accounting 3
  Total 19

 

Summer I
    Sem.
Hrs.
  Internship for 2-3 months in a healthcare organization (paid or unpaid) 0
INFO 550 Business Information Systems 3
ECON 550 Managerial Economics 3
MGMT 550 Strategy & Organizations 3
FINC 550 Fundamentals of Finance 3
  Total 12

 

Fall II
    Sem.
Hrs.
HESA 529 Information Systems for Health Care 2
HESA 559 Project Development and Management in Health Care Organizations 3
HESA 579 Health Policy & Policy Analysis 3
HESA 581 Health Care Legal Aspects 3
HESA 603 Professional Development III 1
MGMT 551 Operational Analysis 3
  Total 15

 

Spring II
    Sem.
Hrs.
HESA 515 Healthcare Workforce Strategies 2
HESA 539 Informatics for Health Industries 2
HESA 583 Ethics 3
HESA 599 Integrative Seminar in Health Services Administration 2
HESA 604 Professional Development IV 1
HESA xxx Elective:  HESA 662 Med Group Mgmt or 672 Health Insurance or 682 Hospital Structure 2
MKTG 600 Marketing Strategy 3
  Total 15

 

Summer II
    Sem.
Hrs.
HESA 720 Institutional and Community Analysis 2
BUAD 550 International Business 3
MBA xxx MBA Elective Course 3
BUAD xxx

MBA Capstone Course (select only one of the following):

BUAD 690 Corporate Governance - or - BUAD 691 Global Strategic Thinking Bond Portfolio Management

3
  Total 11

 

Fall III
    Sem.
Hrs.
HESA 730 Practicum in Executive Development 2
HESA 750 Master's Project I 3
  Total 5

 

Spring III
    Sem.
Hrs.
HESA 751 Master's Project II 3
  Total 3

*This course schedule assumes that the student has completed two MBA Foundation Courses - ACCT 500 Foundations of Financial Accounting and STAT 500 Business Statistics

**MBA Foundation Courses - ACCT 500 and STAT 500 can usually be waived based on the prerequisite MHSA Accounting and Statistics Courses

***Students who pursue an internship are possibly eligible to receive credit toward their required MBA elective course.