Master of Science in Health Sciences in the Field of Clinical Management and Leadership

The master of science in health sciences in the field of clinical management and leadership program prepares clinicians for leadership positions in all sectors of the health care delivery system. The program was developed to enhance the depth of knowledge in management and leadership skills of professionals from various clinical disciplines.

The distance learning format provides a convenient option for self-disciplined and self-directed students to pursue a degree and prepare for professional advancement while continuing with their work and other commitments. All courses are offered in a flexible, asynchronous format to meet the needs of busy professionals.

Students take courses focused on leadership and change, human resource development, financial management, and marketing of clinical services. Graduates of the program will have the capacity and competence to be successful in mid- and upper-level management positions.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 36 credits, including 6 credits in graduate research courses, 9 credits in strategic leadership courses, 18 credits in clinical management and leadership courses, and a 3-credit elective course.