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  • Qualification

    MBA - Master of Business Administration

  • Location

    Aston University

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21, 10-JAN-22

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

If you are a manager in the public and private healthcare sector and want to develop into a leader within your field, the Healthcare Management MBA is for you.

Course outline and modules

Why study the MBA Healthcare Management

The Healthcare Management MBA is a specialist programme designed to transform learners into leaders in their field. The course covers the essential areas of business that you’ll require to lead with success.

Designed around our world-class Executive MBA, this programme is tailored for healthcare professionals who want to nurture an entrepreneurial mindset and embed strategy in everything they do. You’ll develop your understanding of business functions and the impact they have in the healthcare sector.

Course overview

The best leaders have mastered the art of decision making and action based on critical thinking. The Healthcare Management MBA will encourage you to think like a business leader from the start, teach you how to reflect on your career, perceive emerging opportunities, and develop a growth mindset. You will become enterprising in everything you do and your organisation will benefit from a confident and informed business leader.

This course has been designed around our Executive MBA programme to give leaders in the healthcare sector the core theory needed to develop their understanding of business functions and the impact they have in the healthcare sector.


Who is this course for?

The Healthcare Management MBA is a transformational programme for leaders who want to accelerate their career and immerse themselves into the principles of strategic thinking within the context of the healthcare sector. Students can range from new employees to existing managers who have grown into their role, but would benefit from a formal MBA qualification. It is intended for managers in both the public and private healthcare sector who want to develop their leadership knowledge, transferable skills and behaviours. Roles can include anyone with significant management responsibilities. These could be leading people, projects, operations and/or services to deliver long term results.

Learning, teaching and assessment

As a part-time student, you can work full time for your employer and complete your MBA over a two year period through a combination of online workshops and webinars plus two days of on-campus study per module. This gives you the opportunity to enrich your learning through discussion of current business issues and apply your new skills and knowledge straight away in your professional practice.

You’ll combine face-to-face study with online sessions using Blackboard, an interactive online learning platform. Blackboard creates a virtual learning environment where you can engage with module content, participate in live seminars and communicate with your peers. There is also an extensive online library of content to support your studies.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 18,000overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Aston University, Birmingham

  • University League Table

    43rd

  • Campus address

    Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, Birmingham, B4 7ET, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    42nd out of 123 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    133 61%

    45th

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    77 77%

    36th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.96 79%

    64th

    20

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