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Global Health Leadership, M.B.A.

College of Business

The need for leaders in global health has never been more critical. COVID-19 has magnified the need for leaders to be prepared to advance comprehensive strategies and solutions to a broad range of global health challenges that impact the vitality of our communities.

With a Master of Business Administration – Global Health Leadership, you will be prepared to respond to and lead during global health events in an agile and adaptive manner. This program is designed to prepare leaders like you to identify and respond to situations that challenge the health care industry as well as the communities in which we live and work.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Master of Business Administration – Global Health Leadership, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge in the functional areas of business
  • Communicate clearly and professionally with a high level of interpersonal skills
  • Identify and respond to situations challenging our health care and community infrastructures
  • Create more resilient and responsive health systems
  • Challenge a global view of comprehensive health care delivery
  • Understand predictive models used to support disease surveillance and identification of community hot spots

Careers in this Degree

Below are potential career opportunities available to graduates with a master’s degree in business administration with a concentration in global health leadership. Additionally, you will find national statistics for average annual salaries and projected job growth, as identified by BLS.gov statistics. Salaries can vary based on the market in which you live and the prior experience you bring to the position.

Job Outlook

  • Hospital Administrator $107,680/year

Job outlook through 28: 4 percent increase

  • Health Policy Analyst $117,580/year

Job outlook through 28: 5 percent increase

  • Health Care Consultant $83,610/year

Job outlook through 28: 10 percent increase