MBA Program Major Requirements

The major requires five credit units. Courses taken on a pass/fail basis cannot be counted toward the Health Care Management Major.

a) Two required courses (2 cu):

  • HCMG 8410 Introduction to Health Management
  • HCMG 6530 Health Care Field Application Project

b) Three full credit units selected from the following:

  • HCMG 8450 US Payer and Provider Strategy
  • HCMG 8490 Financial Management of Health Institutions
  • HCMG 8500 Health Care Reform and the Future of the American Health System
  • HCMG 8520 Health Care Services Delivery: A Managerial Economic Approach
  • HCMG 8530 Management and Strategy in Medical Devices and Technology
  • HCMG 8550 Management of Health Care for the Elderly (.5 cu)
  • HCMG 8570 Healthcare Data and Analytics (.5 cu)
  • HCMG 8590 Comparative Health Care Systems
  • HCMG 8600 Leading Health Care Organizations
  • HCMG 8630 Management & Economics of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industries
  • HCMG 8660 E-Health: Business Models and Impact (.5 cu)
  • HCMG 8670 Health Care Entrepreneurship (.5 cu)
  • HCMG 8680 Private Sector Development in Global Health Development (.5 cu)
  • HCMG 8700 Business of Behavioral Health (.5 cu)
  • HCMG 8900-001 Advanced Study Project Seminar: Management of Health Service Businesses
  • HCMG 899 Independent Study

MBA Advisor: June Kinney (telephone: 215.898.6861 email: kinneyj@wharton.upenn.edu)