The Online Master of Business Administration - Health Services Specialization Administration curriculum is comprised of 18 hours of foundations courses and 33 hours of advanced business coursework, as indicated below. All foundations and advanced courses are offered online. Students possessing an undergraduate degree in business may have fulfilled some or all of the foundations coursework requirements. Applicants who enter the program with the foundations courses (or their baccalaureate-level equivalents) completed will be given “advanced standing” and will only need to complete the 33 hours of advanced courses.

Foundation Coursework - dependent upon undergraduate coursework (All courses are offered online.)

Course/No. Course Title Rotation Required Prerequisite
ACCT 520 Foundations of Accounting (3 cr.)
(Equivalent to Principles of ACCT I & II)
Every Fall
BADM 505 Foundations of Finance (3 cr.)
(Equivalent to Principles of Finance)
Every Summer ACCT 520: Foundations of Accounting
BADM 520 Foundations of Calculus & Statistics for Business (3 cr.)
(Equivalent to Business Calculus and Statistics
Every Spring
BADM 525 Production Operations Management (3 cr.)
(Equivalent to Production)
Every Spring,
Every Fall
BADM 520: Foundations of Calculus and Statistics for Business
BADM 580 Foundations of Marketing & Organizational Behavior (3 cr.)
(Equivalent to Principles of Marketing and Organizational Behavior)
Every Summer
ECON 580 Foundations of Economics
(Equivalent to Principles of Micro and Macro Economics)
Every Fall

Advanced Courses - M.B.A. Health Services Administration Specialization (36 credit hours)

Course/No. Course Title Rotation Required Prerequisite
BADM 710 Managerial Finance (3 cr.) Every Fall
Every Spring
BADM 505: Foundations of Finance
BADM 720 Quantitative Analysis (3 cr.) Every Spring
Every Summer
BADM 520: Foundations of Calculus & Statistics for Business
ECON 782 Managerial Economics (3 cr.) Every Fall
Every Summer
ECON 580: Foundations of Economics and
BADM 520: Foundations of Calculus & Statistics for Business
BADM 760 Operations Management (3 cr.) Every Fall
Every Spring
BADM 525: Production Operations Management
BADM 761* Leadership Development (3 cr.) Every Spring
Every Summer
BADM 580: Foundations of Marketing and Organizational Behavior
BADM 762 Business and Its Enviroment (3 cr.) Every Spring
Every Fall
ECON 782: Managerial Economics and
BADM 761: Leadership Development
BADM 770 Managerial Marketing (3 cr.) Every Spring
Every Fall
BADM 580: Foundations of Management and Marketing
BADM 780 Strategic Management (3 cr.) Every Fall
Every Spring
ACCT 781, BADM 710, ECON 782
ACCT 760
-OR-
ACCT 781
Accounting in Governmental & Non-Profit Organizations
-OR-
Managerial Accounting
Spring Even Years

Every Fall
Every Spring
ACCT 520: Foundations of Accounting
HSAD 710 U.S. Health Services System (3 cr.) Every Fall
HSAD 740 International Health Systems (3 cr.) Every Fall
HSAD 770 Managing Health Services Resources (3 cr.) Every Spring
Select one of the following courses (3 cr.):
HSAD 560 Long-Term Care Administration Every Spring
HSAD 588 Health Services Admin Abroad Every Summer
HSAD 595 Health Care Practicum Every Semester
HSAD 760 Health Services Informatics TBA

*BADM 761 Leadership Development is offered primarily online with a rich, five-day, face-to-face experience. Content for this course will be delivered online initially with the residency component taking place in either July or April (depending on the semester). Students enjoy this signature experience and use the opportunity to network and form a deeper connection with faculty and colleagues.

Master of Business Administration - Health Services Administration specialization Program Total: 39-57 credit hours