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Healthcare Management

Healthcare Management is a discipline involving leadership and management of healthcare facilities of all kinds, including hospitals and hospital systems. It goes by many names including health management, healthcare administration, health systems management, and medical and health services management. A Master’s degree is the minimum required education for professionals wishing to pursue a career in this area.

Degree types in this field include the following.

  • Master of Business Administration in Hospital Management (MBA-HM)
  • Master of Science (MS-HSM, MS-HA)
  • Master of Health Services Administration (MHSA)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Master of Public Health (MPH, MSHPM)