Full-Time MBA Program

Concentration in Healthcare Management

Healthcare is the fastest growing sector in the United States, both in terms of job creation and spending.  As such, employers within the healthcare industry are increasingly looking for professionals with a solid foundation in business education, especially as it applies to issues in healthcare organizations. The UGA MBA concentration in Healthcare Management provides a unique and interdisciplinary approach to the business of healthcare, by combining course work from both the Terry College of Business and the College of Public Health.  Students in this concentration will not only gain deep structural knowledge of the healthcare industry, but also acquire skills in data management and analytics, finance, risk management, leadership and negotiations, and business strategies.

UGA MBAs who graduate with a concentration in Healthcare have started their careers with companies like Emory Healthcare, Premier, Inc., Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Deloitte Consulting, Eli Lilly, Kaiser Permanente, and Johnson & Johnson.

Typical job titles: Administrative Fellow, Consultant, Account Manager, Territory Manager, Performance Partner

Concentration Path

Healthcare Management


Required Courses

*Currently offered as ECON 4310. Will be cross-listed as ECON 6310.