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Healthcare Systems, Master of Business Administration


The healthcare systems concentration in the Master of Business Administration program develops leaders who understand the complexities of the healthcare system, promote efficiencies in its operations, champion effective health policies, and apply evidence-based knowledge to improve public health.

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ACC 602         Global Financial and Managerial Accounting
BUA 602         Business Analytics
ECO 606         Industrial Economic
FIN 607           Financial Management
LAW 600        Law, Ethics & the Principled Path in Business
MGT 601        Managing for Global Success
MKT 600        Decisions in Marketing Management
RMI 601         Risk Management

Three courses from the following:

HCA 320         Management and Leadership in Health Care
HCA 321         Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Systems
PAS 282          Health Care Systems and Health Policy
HCI 520          Medical and Health Informatics

MGT 700        Seminar in Business Strategy

Note: All students are required to familiarize themselves with the graduate bulletin as they are bound by all of the rules and regulations contained therein. Primary responsibility for fulfilling all degree requirements and ESL requirements rests with each individual student. A prerequisite must be taken prior to, not concurrent with the course that requires it.

Career Outcomes

Healthcare continues to be a growing industry. The job market for medical and health services managers is projected to grow by almost 20 percent, a much faster growth rate than the average for all occupations, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports.


Application Requirements
All applicants must possess a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution or the international equivalent prior to enrollment at the graduate level. In addition to the application form and non-refundable application fee candidates should submit the following:

  • Statement of professional goals and resume which can be uploaded as part of the  application for admission
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate, graduate and professional schools attended. International Applicants to programs in Accounting and Taxation must have a Graduate Admissions evaluation completed by AEQUO.
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores, taken within the last five years*
  • Two letters of recommendation, obtained from professional or academic references
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for applicants whose native language is not English

*For MBA applicants requesting a GMAT/GRE waiver please submit the online application, all transcripts, and resume. International Students should also submit the foreign credit evaluation and TOEFL/IELTS scores.  Once complete, please email [email protected] to request waiver consideration.

Contact Us

For additional information, please contact:

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The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

Office of Graduate Admission

8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
[email protected]