Master of Science in Health Care Management

As the health care sector continues to grow and change, healthcare professionals need to be able to adapt and innovate beyond the traditional approaches to management in healthcare. Whether you are a resident or fellow looking to understand the principles of health care center operations or a health care administrative professional looking to secure a deep deelp understanding of health care economics and leverage future health care business opportunities, Master of Science in Health Care Management program can help you advance.

Weatherhead’s Master of Science in Management-Healthcare (MSM-Healthcare) will help you develop the leadership and ingenuity to deliver sustainable value and positive change in your field. The partnership with The Global Center for Health Innovation positions Weatherhead students on the cutting-edge of health care innovation.

With several classes offered at The Global Center for Health Innovation, students benefit from access to The Global Center's partners.

Is the program right for me?

  • If you are a working professional in the health care industry or are looking to enter the health care sector;
  • If you see the need for innovative solutions to issues in today’s health care management;
  • If you want to be better prepared to face the changing landscape of health care in the United States;
  • If you wish to advance your career in medical research, insurance, hospital administration, regulation, technology or health care management.

Then Weatherhead's MSM-Healthcare program at The Global Center for Health Innovation is right for you.

The Health Care Management Master’s program is available in two different formats:

  • For working professionals, the part-time program is designed to fit around a busy work schedule. Students attend class one weekday evening a week and complete the program in two to three years.
  • Beginning this fall, the MSM-Healthcare program will be offered full-time, making it possible to complete the degree in one year.
How will this Health Care Management program benefit me?

As a student in Weatherhead's MSM-Healthcare program, you will:

  • Discuss crucial contemporary issues with faculty who are experts in health care finance and economics;
  • Gain a solid background in business fundamentals;
  • Explore a wide range of health care settings;
  • Acquire a network of regional and national contacts in the health care sector;
  • Develop confidence as a leader in health care management;
  • Strengthen your ability to identify issues and employ design thinking to innovate for positive change.
Management Education in the Heart of Health Care

Cleveland is the ideal place to advance your career in the health care sector. Weatherhead and Case Western Reserve University are located in the heart of Cleveland’s University Circle. Our faculty, students and alumni benefit from strong connections with Cleveland Clinic, The Global Center for Health Innovation, the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, MetroHealth and University Hospitals, all of which partner in various ways with our program to bring real-world healthcare management challenges into the classroom.

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