Ryan Mancari ‘11 MBA, Healthcare Management now the Health System Specialist, Office of the Chief of Staff, Veterans Health Administration U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Central Office
MBA in Healthcare Management
The MBA in Healthcare Management consists of 48 credits, which are used on seven core courses, seven advanced courses and two electives. Full-time students generally complete the healthcare management MBA program in two years or less, whereas part-time students generally complete the program in two to four years. Many students accelerate their completion through accepted waivers for courses completed at other schools.
General Admission Requirements
Admission is based upon evidence of intellectual achievement, motivation and aptitude. All students must have, or be a candidate for, an undergraduate degree from an accredited college before applying for graduate admission status. A grade average of B (3.0 cumulative index) or better in undergraduate work is expected for admission. Students with advanced degrees or substantial graduate work will also be judged on the record of previous graduate accomplishments.
Application materials for all MBA programs:
- official college transcript(s)
- three letters of recommendation
- GMAT/GRE scores (may not be needed for applicants with work experience, graduate degrees or other practical/applied skill sets; the LSAT may be used in lieu of the GMAT for students applying to the JD/MBA program)
- TOEFL or IELTS score (see additional details below)
- certificate of finance to receive an I-20
English Language Ability:
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) — Must score a minimum of 213 on the computer-based test, 550 on the paper-based test or 80 on the Internet-based test. Non-U.S. applicants who have not studied for at least two years in an English-speaking program must also submit an official TOEFL score.
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) — Must have an overall score of 6.5 (with a potential request for a telephone interview).
Healthcare is one of the world's fastest growing industries. In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics expects that employment for medical and health service managers will grow by 22% over the next decade.
|Among MBA in Healthcare Management Graduates looking for jobs:|
|Percent placed by time of graduation||86%||74%||62%||84%||80%||71%||67%||50%|
|Percent placed by three months post graduation||95%||85%||85%||95%||90%||86%||78%||67%|
|Percent placed by six months post graduation||100%||91%||93%||95%||90%||100%||100%||83%|
|The total graduating class is defined as all MBA students graduating during the 12 months ending June 30th.|