Healthcare Leadership

Master of Business Administration

Empire State College

  • Designated As
    Plus Program
  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    42
  • Degree Level
    Master of Business Administration
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your master degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

  • No GMAT required
  • 42 credits
  • $625 per credit hour
  • IACBE Accredited
  • Option to test out of courses through PLA assessment
  • Executive retreats



Overview of Empire State College MBA: Healthcare Leadership

Leaders in today's complex healthcare environment must possess strategic awareness, visionary prowess, and operational expertise. The MBA in Healthcare Leadership from Empire State College is ideal for physicians, healthcare executives, and clinicians seeking to enhance analytical, leadership, communication, and problem-solving skills to effectively manage healthcare organizations. 


As a Healthcare Leadership MBA student in the online program, you'll take courses in six core areas (economics, financial management, leadership, analysis of healthcare markets, health information systems and informatics, and operations management and quantitative analysis). You'll also be able to tailor the program to meet your professional interests and goals, and you'll have the opportunity to earn up to nine credits through case-based examinations.


The Albany Business Review ranked the SUNY Empire MBA in the top for new enrolments in 2021.


Courses in the Healthcare Leadership MBA program

  • Mastering Leadership in Healthcare Organizations
  • Analysis of Healthcare Markets and Health Policy Healthcare 
  • Financial Management
  • Healthcare Economics
  • Health Information Management and Informatics
  • Quantitative Methods and Healthcare Operations Management


Strong Candidates for the Healthcare Leadership MBA

The Healthcare Leadership MBA is designed for:

  • physicians who aspire to hospital or medical practice leadership
  • health care executives and senior managers who seek hospital leadership positions
  • health insurance, pharmaceuticals, HMOs, and medical supply managers who want to advance their knowledge and competencies
  • clinical professionals who seek to strengthen their management skills

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What's a master's degree?
A master's degree is an advanced degree that usually takes two years to complete and typically requires students to have a bachelor’s degree in a related field of study.

How do I enroll?

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  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
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