Deepen your knowledge of the dynamic health care field and gain specialized skills to help grow your career.
Learn about the complex issues that surround contemporary health care systems and develop strategies to help your organization manage change and address future challenges.
Developed in partnership with regional health care leaders, our master’s in Health Care Management can prepare you navigate a career change or seek promotion to mid- to upper-level positions in the private or public sector of the health care industry, including hospitals, health system management, position practices, and government and non‐government agencies.
Available fully online with select blended course options, this ten-course program is built for working professionals and offers you the opportunity to apply what you learn in a workplace setting, integrating your studies with your professional goals.
- Ethical Decision-Making
- Introduction to Project Management
- Organizational Behavior
- Health Care Delivery and Innovations
- Advocacy and Health Policy
- Health Care Quality and Safety
- Health Care Technology and Informatics
- Health Care Financial Management
- Health Care Management Integrative Capstone
Updated June 2021. See catalog for full details.
Why Granite State College?
Our 30-credit master’s degree offers courses in emerging and trending topics in the health care sector. In your courses, you’ll learn from well-respected faculty with rich health care experience that spans the clinical, financial, operational, and technology sides of the sector.
Applications for admission are accepted on a rolling basis, offering the opportunity to begin studies at Granite State College at any term during the year. Our graduate admission criteria includes:
- Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA average in the last 60 credit hours, or Graduate Degree completed from a regionally accredited college or university with a 3.0 GPA minimum overall.
- Official transcripts for all previous college work
- Transcripts from other countries will need to be translated and evaluated prior to full acceptance
- 500-1000 word statement which includes professional goals and aspirations, motivation for applying for the degree, and relevant formal or informal experiences. The statement is evaluated on applicant’s writing and its content alignment with the program’s purpose and outcomes
- (2) professional or academic references
Contact information for your references is submitted via the admission application. This will generate an email inviting your references to complete a short questionnaire to assess your candidacy. A formal letter of recommendation is not required; however, your references are welcome to upload one within the questionnaire.
- Current resume