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mAster of Science in HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION

Our 14-month fast track hybrid program allows you to develop your leadership skills to hold vital positions in healthcare management. 

 

Wesleyan’s Graduate Business Programs
  • Offer three entry points per year (October, January, and March).
  • Share core classes so students are exposed to many different perspectives. 
  • Core courses meet in-person, and/or hybrid on campus for seven Saturdays.
  • Specialty classes for each program are taught online over an eight-week term.
  • All curriculum includes Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification methodology.

The Master of Science in Healthcare Administration Highlights
  • Designed to prepare students for work as healthcare administrators. 
  • Building on Wesleyan’s long-standing partnerships with the medical community and Middle Georgia’s growing health care industry, the program prepares students to hold vital positions in hospitals, doctors’ offices, clinics, and laboratories in both public and private sectors.
  • Curriculum includes methodology allowing students to become Green Belt certified in Lean Six Sigma.
  • Ensures student engagement by incorporating case studies, collaborative activities, and multiple opportunities for feedback
  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows 18% employment growth by 2028, much faster than average.
  • The BLS also reports greater employee satisfaction for workers on the business and management side of health care; PayScale data shows 80% of medical and health services managers say their job has high meaning.


Spring 2021 classes start March 20.

We are currently accepting applications.
For more information: 
healthcaregraduate@wesleyancollege.edu.

 

 

AIET Recruiting Online Chinese Cohort for Graduate Business Programs: All international students from mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan should first contact AIET Manager Mr. Peter Han at peterhan@aiet.info or by phone: +86-10-53269624/34 or Mobile: +86-13910032325.

JOIN US FOR AN INFO SESSION ABOUT OUR MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT

MARCH 4 / 6 PM (virtual only)

Why should you join us? To find out more about Wesleyan’s fast-track hybrid graduate programs designed for working professionals. Our programs include online courses for student flexibility as well as Wesleyan's signature seminar-style traditional classes on campus on weekends. All classes are taught by faculty with real world professional experience and outstanding academic credentials. 

Our classes are small, but our classrooms are big, so practicing social distancing is never a problem.


SIX SIGMA CERTIFICATION

Lean Green and Six Sigma Green training is included in the curriculum for each of Wesleyan's graduate business programs. This is an extremely valued certification in many industries. You will learn how to integrate principles of business, statistics, and engineering to achieve tangible results to help improve the quality of your work environment and processes that fulfill your organization's mission. Students must pass a national exam in order to earn certification. Students are responsible for the $199 exam fee.

learn from our top educators

Program courses are taught by our experienced, seasoned faculty members with global business experience. The program's small class size allows you to form strong relations with your professors and take full advantage of their expertise and wealth of knowledge.

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Complete the FREE application here.

Requirements

To be eligible for admissions a student must:

  • Complete all parts of the application form online.
  • Applicants must provide the following:
    • a completed application
    • a curriculum vita or resume
    • complete two letters of professional reference
    • official transcript from the institution from which a bachelor’s degree was earned
    • an interview (in person, phone, or online, as is convenient to the applicant) with the director of the graduate program, for students who pass the initial screening
  • Applicants must have earned a bachelor's degree from an institution of higher education accredited by an institutional accreditor, with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 on a 4-point scale with a major or minor in business.* Students who have not majored or minored in business, must either take the GMAT and score at least 500, earn a B or higher in at least two prerequisite classes as assigned by the Program Director, or have at least three years of business management experience.
  • Students from universities outside of the United States will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

* Exceptions can be made on a case by case basis.

Program Curriculum
BHA 613 Healthcare Administration (3 hours)

The course places an emphasis on the application of theory and best standards of practice for the healthcare business environment. Students will develop leadership and competent skills specializing in healthcare systems, strategic planning, organizational structure, motivation, and problems solving within healthcare. 

BHA 613 Healthcare Law (3 hours)

This course examines a broad outline of health law and the healthcare system within the United States. There will be an emphasis on the impact of health law and regulations on health care systems including areas such as liability in the workplace, malpractice issues, risk management, and how to manage risks and potential litigious issues. 

BHA 615 Ethics in Health Care (3 hours)

This course will explore the ethical behavior, situations, and scenarios in the various health care environments. Students will analyze decision-making models, concepts, principles, and required responsibilities of health care providers and how these apply to their specific roles. 

BHA 616 Healthcare Information Management Systems (3 hours)

The course examines the use of information systems used within the healthcare industry. An emphasis will be placed for health services administrator’s us of systems to integrate clinical, human resource data, and financial information to support decision making within the facility. 

BHA 617 Global Health Principles (3 hours)

This course introduces the main concepts of public health and the vital links between global health and the economic and social development. Students will see determinants of health and how status is measured. There will also be a review on the burden of disease, risk dynamics, and procedures to address disease burdens in cost effective ways. 

BHA 699 Healthcare Administration Thesis (3 hours)

The master’s thesis is a culminating assessment for obtaining the degree of Master of Science in Healthcare Administration. Each project is unique to the student and flexible in its approach. This project will be a work of original scholarship and research to integrate the models, data, philosophies, and systems reviewed in the program. 

Tuition and Fees
Program Costs:
  • $705 per credit hour. 36 credit hour program over 14 months. Textbooks included. 

Please contact us for more information: healthcaregraduate@wesleyancollege.edu.

Additional specific costs may be considered as an adjacent to cost of attendance, for more information contact the Financial Aid Office at financialaid@wesleyancollege.edu or (478) 757-5205. 

 
 
 

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