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Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration - Health Care Administration

Northcentral University



As the Healthcare field continues to expand, there is an increase need for individuals who have developed the in-depth skills that are needed for managing the administrative details of any healthcare organization. For this reason, Northcentral University has created their online Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration - Health Care Administration degree program. This fully online degree in health care administration will guide students as they develop the broad knowledge that is needed for making strategically adroit linkages between theory and practice.

The online health care administration courses in this PhD program will cover a number of topics, including:

  • Health Care Industry and Financial Management
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care Research Management
  • Advanced Concepts and Applications in Health Policy and Management
  • Health Care Educational Theory and Application
  • Healthcare Quality and Information Management
  • Marketing Strategies in Health Care
  • Managerial Leadership within Managed Health Care Systems
  • Global Issues in Health Care Policy and Management
  • Health Care Strategic Management

Health care administrators are in demand at entry and for advanced managerial positions in hospitals, in health maintenance organizations, in health insurance companies, and in governmental, public health, voluntary, and social service agencies.

Graduates of this online PhD in Health Care Management will have developed the essential managerial perspective and skills that are needed for succeeding in a number of healthcare industry related field.

All applicants must have a Masters degree from an accredited institution.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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