MBA concentration in Health Sector Management will position you to take
advantage of the growing demand for health sector leaders, which has been
fueled by dynamic changes in health care delivery today. Whether you are
seeking to advance your career within a health organization or transition to
health sector management, the multidisciplinary curriculum will provide you
with a solid foundation to succeed through a combination of courses in management
and other business disciplines, public services and law.
The Health Sector Management MBA concentration will give you the skills and compentices necessary to help you:
your knowledge of complex health sector markets.
situations and data to gain strategic insights.
skills for leading strategies and projects that advance organizational goals.
with a faculty of scholars and practitioners and network with students, alumni
and program partners from a wide variety of health sector organizations.
from hands-on team projects, internships and fellowships that tackle real-world
health sector issues
This concentration puts students on the career track for
positions that include hospital executive, managed care executive,
healthcare agency director, physician practice manager and pharmaceutical sales
director. Students and alumni of
this program are employed in a wide variety of organizations, including Abbott,
Baxter, Northwestern Hospital, Humana, the American Medical Association, the Joint
Commission and University of Chicago Medicine, among others. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects employment of
medical and health services managers to grow by 23 percent by 2022, much faster
than the average for all occupations.