This graduate-level certificate is designed for business professionals who are interested in careers in the area of health care economics, finance and insurance.
Principles of economics, finance and insurance are stressed. These business skills are essential for understanding the complex and rapidly changing health care industry in which medical care organizations, including consulting firms, hospitals, health plans, pharmaceutical companies, long-term care facilities, physician practice management firms and others, operate. These courses focus on an understanding of the economic and financial environment in which medical care organizations operate. They also explore the institutional framework and regulatory environment faced by medical care organizations and provide conceptual models and analytical tools for better understanding the behavior and performance of real-world medical care firms.
|UConn Graduate Business Learning Center
|Four courses (12 credits)
|Fall, Spring, Summer
|Commensurate with FLEX MBA course fees
|Introduction to Healthcare Management
|Health Care Economics
|Choice of two from the following:
|Investment and Security Analysis
|Risk Management and Insurance
|Health Insurance and Risk Management
|Global Healthcare Systems
|Risk Management and Quality Across Borders
Applicants must fulfill one of the following requirements
- Graduate degree (Ph.D., MD, JD, Master’s) from a fully-accredited university or college
- Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution AND be a working professional in the areas related to health care finance and insurance
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed by the Admissions Committee to the Part-time MBA Program at the Hartford campus.
Please review the Application Instructions before starting your application.
Assistant Director of Student Services, MBA Programs