The Program in Depth

The Master of Healthcare Management a highly focused degree program that provides students with a comprehensive core of the specialized knowledge and skills needed for healthcare management.

You Can Learn How to:

  • Develop organizational and operational plans to solve problems and improve healthcare environment and performance
  • Recognize, evaluate and manage potential ethical and legal conflicts
  • Use knowledge of economics, financial drivers and competitive analysis concepts, principles and theory to critically analyze and evaluate healthcare management
  • Apply quantitative and qualitative analysis to evaluate the quality of decision-making and research to solve problems
  • Analyze various leader, follower, cultural and situational characteristics that contribute to leadership and adapt to the needs of situations, employees and co-workers in various healthcare environments
  • Evaluate the opportunities provided by technology for healthcare
  • Communicate effectively in management situations

Some Courses You'll Take

At AIU, more of the courses you take on average, are devoted to your field of interest, than at other similar schools. For a Master of Healthcare Management your classes can include:

Healthcare Operations Assessment and Improvement

The course presents various strategies for evaluating and implementing changes within a healthcare organization. Change and Change management, risk as...

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Healthcare Leadership and Management

This course covers several key topics addressing principles, practices and concepts in leadership and management. Topics addressed are organizational ...

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U.S. Healthcare System

This course analyzes the evolution of the US Healthcare system and its current structure with comparisons to other nations. The current US healthcare ...

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Course content subject to change

American InterContinental University® is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. To contact the Higher Learning Commission please visit

AIU’s Master of Healthcare Management (MHCM) is not programmatically accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

A Flexible Degree That Fits Your Life

Real-World Education

You’ll study under professors who are industry veterans, learning the most relevant skills, fundamental practices and useful knowledge in the field.

Skip What You Already Know

Spend your time focusing on what you need to learn, not reviewing the topics you already know. Our one-of-a-kind intellipathTM platform makes it possible.

Internships & Other Career Support

Our Career Services team helps students find internships and transition to the workplace, with resume help, practice interviews, and more.

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Don't forget:
Classes start January 4th!