Healthcare Management Career Opportunities

The Healthcare Management option is a strong interdisciplinary program which prepares students to manage in today's complex healthcare industry. Students apply coursework in the field by serving as a healthcare management intern. The combination of theory, research, and practical experience enables students to pursue master's level study in the business administration or health services or a variety of professional career opportunities. These areas include long-term care, acute care, outpatient management, physician practice management, and clinical services.

This program provides an excellent opportunity for employment. Over 85% of healthcare management students are employed in healthcare or enter a master's program within six months of graduation. 

Upon graduation, you'll be prepared for entry-level management positions in:

  • Clinics
  • Consulting firms
  • Health insurance organizations
  • Healthcare associations
  • Hospitals
  • Nursing homes
  • Physician practices
  • Mental health organizations
  • Public health departments
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Universities and research institutions
  • Other healthcare organizations