Healthcare MBASummary

Fast-Paced Cohort Based Program

  • Interact with world-class faculty and senior healthcare executives.
  • Unlimited opportunity to interact with fellow classmates and build lasting relationships.
  • Program residencies include team building, communications, Excel fundamentals, presentation skills, as well as Lean Six Sigma (LSS) certification (Students have the ability to complete LSS Yellow and Green Belt certifications as part of the program).
  • IBM/Watson Analytics Certification
  • Certification through the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS).
  • Classes are held at our Downtown Miami state-of-the-art facility (Fall Cohort) and at FIU at I-75 (Spring Cohort).
  • Classes meet on Saturdays only in a hybrid format.
  • Time to completion is eighteen months.
  • The program requires 42 credit hours of coursework and successful completion of three residencies.
  • Opportunity to travel abroad and complete an Advance Certificate in Global Healthcare Administration.
  • SFHEF (South Florida Healthcare Executive Forum) Annual Case Competition – Open to current Healthcare MBA students, business case competitions teach future leaders in healthcare how to translate knowledge into an action plan. Students also learn to incorporate classroom learning with teamwork, interpersonal communication, negotiation and influence. Analyzing a situation, diagnosing a problem, formulating solutions, presenting a recommendation, and gaining approval from an executive panel is one of the best processes you can learn in business school to ensure success. 
  • FIU’s Healthcare MBA degree is eligible for American Medical Association PRA Category 1 Credit (25 credits) as a Medically Related Advanced Degree. Any physician ( an individual who has completed an MD, DO or equivalent medical degree from another country) is eligible to apply for direct credit activities. For more information, please visit the American Medical Association PRA website.

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