HealthCareMBA@Simmons is the Master of Business Administration in Health Care delivered online from Simmons College School of Management. Designed for working professionals who are passionate about health care, the program prepares students to advance into leadership and management positions in the health care industry. Simmons connects students living anywhere to Boston, Massachusetts, a leading center for health care innovation.
Sixty percent of the program’s curriculum explores management topics from a health care perspective. This approach offers a greater depth of health care expertise than traditional MBA programs that offer concentrations in health care. This industry focus is blended with our rigorous MBA coursework that integrates theory and practice to sharpen students’ analytical and critical thinking skills, resulting in a more thorough business education than other advanced degrees in health care administration.
The HealthCareMBA @Simmons Advantage
The program offers the best of both worlds by combining the strengths of our nationally recognized MBA program with an extensive health management curriculum. Based in Boston, a leading city for health care innovation, Simmons connects students with unique resources, including its renowned Center for Research in Health Policy and Management.
Simmons’ faculty of experts brings their firsthand leadership and management experience, extensive academic expertise, and cutting-edge research to students in the classroom. The student-to-faculty ratio is kept small (approximately 15:1) to provide students with personalized attention in an intimate learning environment.
The program brings together professionals from across the health care field, allowing students to learn from one another and develop a broader understanding of the health care industry. Graduates of the program become a part of Simmons’ alumni network of motivated industry influencers and leaders.
The innovative online learning platform allows students to attend live, face-to-face classes, complete assignments, and view prerecorded lectures anywhere they have an Internet connection.
Simmons College is ranked in the top 50 schools for health care management by U.S. News & World Report.
The School of Management is accredited by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.