Improve the experience of healthcare providers and patients by taking your place in a fast-growing and innovative industry. Make moves to advance your healthcare career by pursuing your master’s degree in healthcare administration online from the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global Campus (UCCGC).
What is healthcare administration?
A master’s degree in healthcare administration expands your knowledge of the healthcare field and is designed for those looking to find new opportunities within the healthcare administration field. Due to the comprehensive and advanced nature of this master’s program in healthcare, it can be highly desirable to both students and potential employers in the industry. The skills and knowledge you obtain from an online MHA at the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global Campus will unlock a variety of opportunities, as this program will help you develop the skills needed to advance to a leadership position, and prepare you for management roles in the healthcare industry.
Upon completion of your online Master of Arts Health Care Administration degree, you will be able to:
Apply health care financial and accounting concepts in organizational decision making
Apply principles of leadership in the developing of strategic goals, achieving organizational outcomes, and modelling professional values
Formulate health care decisions consistent with legal and ethical standards
Utilize health care information technology and statistical reasoning in organizational planning and decision-making
Demonstrate sensitivity to diversity in the health care setting
Evaluate health care outcomes using quality improvement and risk standards
Apply health care economic perspectives in the interpretation of health policy
Apply problem-solving approaches in the resolution of health care issues
Communicate the responsibility of a health care professional remaining current in their professional knowledge
This programme is accredited through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.
The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global Campus offers two options to international students: 100% Online or Blended, i.e. 90% online with required residencies in Jamaica each summer.The intake periods for international (non-Jamaican) students are January, March, May, July, and September.
If you are seeking the first-time admission to any master’s degree program, you must meet the following admission requirements prior to the start of your first course at the University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Global Campus
Must have a regionally or approved nationally accredited bachelor's degree or post-graduate degree with a minimum GPA of 2.0.
The language of instruction at UCCGC is English. Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate English Language proficiency, through the completion of an approved English testing regime such as, the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).