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Strategic Healthcare Management & Administration

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OnlineU Most Affordable Online DegreesThe U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 32% increase in medical and health services manager positions in the next decade. This projection demonstrates a clear need for healthcare administrators prepared to tackle the challenges facing our healthcare infrastructure. That’s why Athens State University launched the Master of Science in Strategic Healthcare Management and Administration — to prepare future healthcare management professionals to serve their communities.

This flexible online master’s degree will give you a holistic perspective on the business of healthcare, with coursework covering finance, organizational management, human capital management, cultural competence, informatics, healthcare policy, and more. You’ll graduate from the program with the confidence and expertise to take on senior healthcare management roles.

Healthcare Management Careers

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the employment of medical and health services managers to grow 32% between 2019 and 2029, a much faster growth rate than the national average (4%).
Our online MS in Strategic Healthcare Management and Administration can help you take on leadership roles in the following settings:

  • Insurance companies
  • Hospitals
  • Longer-term care facilities
  • Public health agencies
  • Outpatient facilities
  • Doctors’ offices
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Medical equipment sales