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MBA in Healthcare Administration

“[The program’s] overarching purpose is to prepare practitioners in the Healthcare environment to be leaders of organizations.”

- Chuck Roome

 

Overview

Students in the Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Administration (MBA-HCA) program design solutions and strategies for complex business problems and opportunities within the healthcare industry, evaluate personal management capabilities and design a plan for economic growth, and integrate critical analysis with healthcare administration disciplines. Students will synthesize ethical standards in decision-making and strategy development, create appropriate communication strategies to achieve organizational goals, and integrate a biblical framework that guides interactions within the healthcare environment and workplace.

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Design solutions and strategies for complex business problems and opportunities within the healthcare industry.
  • Evaluate personal management capabilities and design a plan for continual growth.
  • Integrate critical analysis with healthcare administration disciplines to ensure organizational success.
  • Synthesize ethical standards in decision-making and strategy development.
  • Create appropriate communication strategies to achieve organization goals.
  • Integrate a biblical framework that guides interactions within the healthcare industry.

Relevant and Convenient

  • Complete your degree in approximately 18-20 months
  • Cohort groups provide mutual support
  • One-time registration, no more waiting in line
  • Classes meet one night per week or online
  • Instructors combine academic credentials with professional expertise

Tuition & Financial Aid

Credit Hours Tuition
42 Total $572 / credit hour

*Effective July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2018.

The total cost of the program, including tuition, books, and fees, will be determined prior to your enrollment. The cost will be divided into several payments spread over the course of the program. Course textbooks will be shipped to you before each course begins. The cost of books increases for shipments outside of the 48 contiguous United States.

The total credit hours and per-credit-hour costs listed above are effective for the core program. For prerequisite or other required courses if applicable, students will need to pay for appropriate tuition, books, and any additional fees. Costs may change if you withdraw from the program and restart in a future program at a later date.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans benefits, and even employer reimbursement.

For information about financial aid, call 800-621-8667, ext. 2516, visit our financial aid website, or email NonResAid@indwes.edu.

Financial aid is not available for unclassified students.

Courses

The Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Administration (MBA-HCA) program is a 42-credit-hour program.

Below is the list of courses required to complete the program. Courses are generally taken sequentially, one at a time, until the program is complete. Full course descriptions may be viewed by clicking on the course titles below. For further information, feel free to contact us.

Preview Your Classes

MGMT-500,MGMT-512,COMM-515,FINC-525,STAT-535,ECON-511,HRMT-535,HCAD-511,HCAD-513,HCAD-512,HCAD-514,HCAD-510,HCAD-515,HCAD-590

Requirements

Below are the lists of requirements for the MBA in Healthcare Administration program. Click on each link to expand the requirements. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.

Admission Requirements

  1. A baccalaureate or graduate degree from a college or university accredited by a regional accrediting body or by the Association for Biblical Higher Education, veri ed on o cial transcripts sent by the institution directly to Indiana Wesleyan University.

  2. An undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher from the baccalaureate degree-granting institution at which a minimum of 30 credit hours was completed. If an applicant’s GPA is below 2.5, the student may be admitted on a probationary basis, as established by the guidelines of the college.

Graduation Requirements

  1. All credits required in the curriculum sequence with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a minimum grade of “C” in each course. A grade of “C-” or below will require the course to be repeated.

  2. Overall GPA of 3.0 in all IWU graduate work.

  3. Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.

A maximum of six (6) credit hours of equivalent coursework, excluding ADM-508 and ADM-560, may be transferred from regionally accredited institutions. Credit may be allowed for courses equivalent in content, credit hours, and course title.

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Additional Steps to Apply

1. Transcripts

MBA/Virtual MBA: Official transcripts are required from the baccalaureate degree-granting institution and any graduate work if IWU is accepting transfer credits. Indiana Wesleyan University will accept for its permanent file only those transcripts sent directly to IWU by the registrar of the attended institution(s). Official transcripts must exhibit the official seal and signature of the registrar. Transcripts that are stamped “student copy,” “issued to student,” or “unofficial” cannot be accepted as official.

College Transcripts from Non-U.S. Schools: For college transcripts from non-U.S. schools, secure a “Course-by-Course Report” from Educational Credential Evaluators (see www.ece.org). Be sure to request that the report be sent directly to Indiana Wesleyan University. The evaluation must list course-by-course hours and grades.

2. TOEFL Scores

Submit a copy of your TOEFL scores if English is not your primary language. For more information about this test, visit www.toefl.org.

Materials should be mailed to:
Indiana Wesleyan University
Adult Enrollment Students
1900 W. 50th St.
Marion, IN 46953

Please contact your enrollment representative if you have any questions.

Start Dates

Below are the program locations, upcoming dates, and meeting times for the MBA-HCA program. This list is updated regularly as new classes are added.