Healthcare Administration MBA Program

Make a Difference in Healthcare

Urbana University has created a Healthcare MBA to address the growing business needs of Medical Doctors.  The program has been designed specifically for Medical Doctors and MD students. The pacing, content and loan packages are designed specifically for MD students.

Why an MBA

Some advantages of earning an MBA alongside your MD may include:

  • Higher starting salary - MD/MBAs have nearly a starting salary of nearly $100,000 more than their MD only colleagues
  • MD students will find an MBA is an advantage on residency applications
  • Confidence to discuss important healthcare topics with patients and administrators
  • Essential business skills to run a successful practice
  • Network with other MDs also pursuing an MBA
  • Provide exceptional patient care through good management of the Healthcare system
  • Since Urbana University is a regionally accredited university; eligible students who take at least one course every other 12-week term are welcome to apply for Title IV Federal Aid. This aid may include tuition for the MBA classes and funds for living expenses while pursuing the MBA.

Program Highlights

  • Delivered entirely online - complete courses from anywhere
  • Customized course sequences designed exclusively for MD students to meet career objectives
  • Healthcare focused business courses
  • Regionally Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of College and Schools (HLC NCA)
  • Internationally recognized business program and accredited by International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • Small class sizes – each course will not exceed 30 students
  • Program consists of 9 courses each class is approximately twelve weeks long
  • Complete the program in as little as 2.5 years part time, or take up to 5 years to better accommodate your schedule
  • High quality academic advising online, over the phone, and on location at select medical schools
  • No GMAT, GRE, or MAT admission test required

Program Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate advanced knowledge of all functional business areas and relate them to healthcare issues
  2. Demonstrate well-developed problem solving skills including the ability to recognize problems; analyze uncertain situations; interpret and use data and evidence to draw conclusion and solutions
  3. Develop professional skills of report writing and oral presentations
  4. Develop leadership and team skills
  5. Use management theory to solve organizational problems within healthcare environment

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