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Why Study a Master of Science Health Services Administration at Madonna University?

This program prepares graduates to succeed in today’s complex healthcare business environment. Students learn to solve health care business problems by applying contemporary knowledge of business and healthcare technologies, law, finance, leadership, management, and marketing. Students engage with faculty to explore current and future issues impacting healthcare service organizations while focusing on expanding their ethical reasoning and managerial decision-making skills. A student will cultivate excellent communication capabilities and cross-disciplinary aptitudes for working in culturally and intellectually diverse environments.

Unique features:

  • Flexible scheduling for working professionals
  • 1:12 student/faculty ratio
  • Case based instruction
  • Practice-based real world orientation
  • Research focused with capstone research project

The HSA program educates health care managers in the theory and practice of health care business management. The program offers classes in the functional areas of business with health care applications as the focus and is intended for students who generally already work in the field but aspire to a management position. Students in this program learn to: 1) apply the theory of various business disciplines to healthcare settings, 2) assess health care information systems to allocate resources more efficiently, 3) examine health care legal issues relating to the delivery of patient care, 4) balance patient care needs with the financial restraints of the organization, 5) evaluate the effectiveness of quality measurement techniques on patient satisfaction and care, and 6) integrate organizational change techniques in order to offer safe, efficient, timely, and patient-centered care.

Patient Care Leadership Public Health Leadership Quality Improvement Leadership
Patient Health Information Management Direct Patient Care Leadership Public Health
Medical Records Administration Health Care Marketing Quality Improvement
Research Consulting Health Insurance Administrator