Telfer School of Management

Introduction

The world is changing. And so is the world of business. At the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa we’ve understood that what matters goes beyond what you can count. We strive to maintain a network of high-quality connections - and what matters to us is to put you at the centre of everything.

Whatever it is that matters to you, we provide you with all the means to make an impact.

We share with you the close connections we’ve forged with our alumni and the business community so that you can learn alongside leaders, executives and entrepreneurs who are as brilliant as they are inspiring.

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We share with you the expertise of our researchers, their extensive networks, and their partnerships with organizations in local, national, and international business communities.

Our programs are designed to shape influential leaders, responsible managers and innovative researchers who have a positive impact on the lives of people, organizations and communities. Whatever your goals, we are always close by to help you reach them.

Our professors are internationally recognized for their cutting-edge research, their out of the box thinking, and their leadership of key research networks. They take on the most important issues faced by today’s business leaders, anticipating and devising solutions to tomorrow’s challenges, in all fields of management, including our three strategic areas: business analytics and performance, health systems management, and innovation and entrepreneurship.

Located in the heart of Ottawa, our school is the proud academic home of some 4,300 students, 88 full-time faculty members, and over 25,000 alumni. Our accreditations from the three most demanding international organizations (AACSB, AMBA & EQUIS) underline our recognition as one of the world’s top business schools.

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Strategic Areas of Expertise

The Telfer School of Management defines a Strategic Area of Expertise (SAE) as a distinctive, relevant and sustainable platform for achieving national and international reputation in research, teaching and outreach.

The objective is to create “full spectrum” SAEs that range from basic and applied research, pedagogy to program delivery and outreach.

The Telfer School has identified the following as its three Strategic Areas of Expertise:

Accreditations and Rankings

The Telfer School of Management is one of only 2 business schools in Canada and one of less than 70 business schools in the world to have achieved the triple crown of accreditations.

International business school accreditations ensure that students are receiving a top quality education. An accredited institution attracts not only higher quality students but it also provides great research opportunities, and allows for global recognition.

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Programs

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Master

Master of Science in Health Systems

Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Canada Ottawa

Health systems are dynamic systems that are constantly expected to provide more services with the same or fewer resources. Ensuring we can meet the healthcare needs of all citizens requires talented researchers who undertake original studies to bring about transformative changes. [+]

Making a difference Health systems are dynamic systems that are constantly expected to provide more services with the same or fewer resources. Ensuring we can meet the healthcare needs of all citizens requires talented researchers who undertake original studies to bring about transformative changes. These people not only expand our understanding and knowledge of health systems, but also use their findings to develop solutions that make a fundamental difference in the way healthcare services are delivered. At the Telfer School of Management, we fully understand the dramatic influence these researchers and their work has on the lives of patients, the work of healthcare providers and the direction of healthcare. We also recognize the urgent need for more qualified health-systems researchers. That is why we created our Master of Science in Health Systems. Prepare to excel in a challenging field The only one of its kind in Canada, our program equips students to embark on rewarding careers in top research-intensive institutions or in the research arms of the organizations that make up modern healthcare. We put you on a path to become a productive health-systems researcher: by ensuring you possess the latest knowledge, gain essential research skills and have access to hands-on research training by creating a learning environment that enables you to interact closely with leading health-systems researchers by making it possible for you to customize your study and concentrate on the areas of health-systems research that interest you most Embrace the multi-disciplinary nature of health-systems research The Telfer Master... [-]

MHA - Master of Health Administration

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 28 months September 2017 Canada Ottawa + 1 more

For you, a job in healthcare management is much more than just one career option among many. You have a passion for health. You possess a deep and earnest desire to commit your entire professional life to: Improving cost-effective health services; Expanding patients’ access to essential care and state-of-the-art treatments; Promoting disease prevention and healthy behaviours;Ensuring healthcare personnel, systems and facilities increasingly enhance quality of life. [+]

Passion for Health For you, a job in healthcare management is much more than just one career option among many. You have a passion for health. You possess a deep and earnest desire to commit your entire professional life to: Improving cost-effective health services Expanding patients’ access to essential care and state-of-the-art treatments Promoting disease prevention and healthy behaviours Ensuring healthcare personnel, systems and facilities increasingly enhance quality of life Canadian healthcare leader We share your passion. For more than 45 years, the Telfer School of Management has played a vital role in Canadian healthcare by preparing talented men and women to assume leadership positions in all areas and at all levels of our country’s ever-changing, increasing complex healthcare system. What We Offer All Telfer MHA students quickly find meaningful, rewarding jobs after graduation. The reason behind their immediate career success is straightforward. The Telfer MHA: Provides our graduates with a solid grounding in key areas of business management Prepares them to tackle the challenges inherent in modern healthcare systems Enables them to apply the skills they have learned in academic training to a four-month administrative residency in one of more than 90 dynamic healthcare settings Gain knowledge of key areas of business management The Telfer MHA arms you with the knowledge and skills you need at the tactical level (setting budgets, managing teams, allocating resources) and the strategic level (setting direction, managing change, spurring innovation). All are vital aspects of work in the public and private sectors of healthcare.... [-]

PhD

PhD in Management – Health Systems

Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Ottawa

Multidisciplinary, holistic and forward-looking, the Telfer PhD in Management program is unique, challenging and carries high expectations for students. Students who chose to specialize in Health Systems will explore ways to improve efficiencies, effectiveness and accountability to improve quality services to patients. Research encompasses management perspectives including governance, resourcing, financial systems, performance, organizational behaviour, health informatics, decision support, clinical decision-making, expert systems, and systems analysis and development. [+]

The Telfer PhD in Management is designed the shape visionary, influential thinkers who have a positive impact on the lives of people, organizations and communities through their research. Our students work on their research in collaboration with internationally renowned professors. We share with our students the expertise of our researchers, their extensive networks, and their partnerships with organizations in local, national, and international business communities. Our mission is to consistently maintain high-quality research networks – and to put our students at the centre of everything. The Telfer PhD offers students the opportunity to specialize in one of five fields: Accounting and Control Entrepreneurship Finance Health Systems Organizational Behaviour & Human Resources Health Systems research is about improving a health system’s efficiencies, effectiveness and accountability in order to provide quality services to patients. Research encompasses management perspectives including governance, resourcing, financial systems, performance, organizational behaviour, health informatics, decision support, clinical decision-making, expert systems, and systems analysis and development. A key aspect of health systems research is its interdisciplinary nature – it draws upon research methods and approaches from several fields. Its central objective is to train the next generation of researchers in applying innovative methodologies of scientific discovery to better understand health systems and support decision-making for the cost-effective delivery of health services. The Telfer core faculty researchers involved reflect the multidisciplinary character of the study issues, integrating expertise in health services, health administration, health economics, social science, management, operations research, computer science, and medicine. Health Systems as a specialty The... [-]

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Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5 CA