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The Health Care Administration concentration of the Master of Business Administration program offers the opportunity to expand skills in Accounting, Financial Management, Management, Leadership, Organizational Development, and Quality Management. Students will continue the development of their decision-making, leadership, motivation, problem-solving, and teamwork skills. The Health Care Administration concentration of the Master of Business Administration degree program is designed to prepare students for management and leadership positions in health care institutions, and to provide continuing education opportunities for those persons already so employed. Limestone’s MBA program requires a total of 36 hours including three onsite weekend seminars. The weekend seminars are held at the beginning, middle, and end of the program. Each seminar is a one-credit-hour course. The weekend seminars give students the opportunity to meet their professors, college administrators, and fellow students and create learning teams.

Related Occupations

Hospital administrator, nursing home administrator, retirement community administrator, physician practice administrator, public health administrator

Fast Facts

  • Currently, 1 in every 6 jobs in America are in the health care industry.
  • According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s County Business Patterns, the health care industry is the largest employer and has the highest annual payroll with 20 million employees and over $1.0 trillion in annual payroll in 2018.
  • The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the health care sector will grow 14% from 2018 to 2028.
  • The fastest-growing industries in the health care and social assistance sector are general medical and surgical hospitals, home health care services, and individual/family services.

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