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MBA: Strategic Health Care Management Concentration

The future of health care delivery

The Strategic Health Care Management concentration of the Bentley MBA will give you the industry-specific skills and insights needed to become a leader in a massive industry that is undergoing a period of fast-paced change and disruption.


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The four courses of the concentration can be taken as part of the elective portion of a Bentley MBA, providing a strong health- care focus to your degree. 

Concentration Course Requirements

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GR 660 Interpersonal Dynamics in Health Care

Interdisciplinary (communication studies, psychology, medical humanities) perspective on clinician-patient relationships and organizational dynamics in medical institutions.

GR 661 Project Management

Concepts, systems and techniques for managing projects effectively; lectures, case studies and group discussions will feature health care-focused content as appropriate.

GR 662 Health care Innovation

Capstone experience featuring innovation concepts and theories, health care innovation case studies, and a hands-on team project (topic selected based on students’ work experience).

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GR 664 Health Care Analytics

Overview of data analytics concepts, techniques and tools for improving patient care, quality of service, and cost reduction.

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Graduates will be ready for leadership roles, including:

  • Clinical Manager
  • Health Information Director
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Medical Director
  • Operations Manager
  • Quality Assurance Manager
  • Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Director of Client Relationships

How to Apply to the Strategic Health Care Concentration

You can apply for the Health Care Concentration by applying to the Bentley MBA program. Once accepted into the program, you will be able to choose the Strategic Health Care Concentration as your concentration. 

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Bentley University MBA at BILH

Bentley and Beth Israel Lahey BILH), a world-class teaching hospital, are collaborating to offer our top-rated MBA program to BILH employees. The curriculum is infused with application-based learning experiences that are focused on the challenges and opportunities of the health care sector.

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Bentley Health Thought Leadership Network

Bentley's Health Thought Leadership Network (TLN) comprises 60+ faculty and staff across 25 offices, centers, and departments to advance health-related research and provide educational opportunities. The TLN recently received a $5 million grant to transform the business of health care education.

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