2014-15 Catalogs

MBA in Business Administration, Health Management & Policy Concentration

Health management is a growing field in Maine and elsewhere. The concentration in Health Management and Policy provides MBA students with a broad understanding of the American health care system, the public and private financing structures attendant to the massive investment in this sector, the policy and social context of health and healthcare, and the challenges and opportunities awaiting those working in or preparing for careers in the health field.

In addition to the requirements listed in the MBA, the following requirements apply to the Health Management & Policy Concentration:

Please see course descriptions in the Muskie School of Public Service section of this catalog.

Required courses:
     MPH 525 American Health Care System
     MPH 670 Quality Improvement

Electives (choose one):
     MPH 565 Social and Behavioral Foundations of Public Health
     MPH 635 Health Law & Ethics
     MPH 660 Public Health Policy