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MBA - Public Health

Our specialized track helps prepare you to take on a variety of business roles within the public health industry.

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You must be a licensed registered nurse or have completed an associate degree of nursing to apply for the program.

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Program Highlights

<p>Earn your MBA degree in as few as 12 months at the accelerated program pace</p>

Earn your MBA degree in as few as 12 months at the accelerated program pace

<p>Gain a valuable credential in today’s complex business environment</p>

Gain a valuable credential in today’s complex business environment

<p>All courses are 100% online with mobile-friendly content</p>

All courses are 100% online with mobile-friendly content

<p>Student-centric approach to learning designed for your success</p>

Student-centric approach to learning designed for your success

<p>Access to comprehensive Career Services support beyond graduation</p>

Access to comprehensive Career Services support beyond graduation

<p>Competitive tuition with financial aid and scholarships available for those who qualify </p>

Competitive tuition with financial aid and scholarships available for those who qualify 

Additional Information About our MBA Degree

Demand for Business Managers

The demand for managers in the healthcare industry is rapidly growing. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for medical and health services managers is projected to grow by 32% between 2019 and 2029, much faster than average.1

Students interested in careers related to public health will benefit from the Master of Business Administration – Public Health track. The program helps prepare you for a variety of careers within public health organizations.

1 Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 

Open the door to new opportunities. Our M.B.A. program was designed to provide a strong foundation to work in a variety of business roles. In addition to gaining a solid background in managing a successful business, you’ll gain the strategic and organizational insights that will enable you to become an effective decision-maker on critical issues facing companies today.

Our 100% online curriculum offers flexibility for candidates who are looking to pursue the advanced degree while they work in their current positions.

Get access to one-on-one support every step of your journey, from a no-cost tutoring and writing center to a designated Student Success advisor.

Why Do Students Choose WCU for the Master of Business Administration?

  • All courses are 100% online with mobile-friendly content
  • Choose a pace that works for you with Accelerated and Working Professionals options
  • You can earn your degree in as little as 12 months at the accelerated program pace
  • Student-centric approach to learning
  • 24-hour access to library and courses

Support Beyond Graduation

West Coast University supports its students beyond the last day of classes. We are committed to helping our graduates throughout their careers.

Our Career Services Department provides ongoing assistance with professional and career development through workshops and guidance for our online Master of Business Administration students and graduates. We partner with industry professionals to enhance our students’ prospects for securing employment and achieving professional success.

WCU provides career guidance and assistance but cannot guarantee employment.

Students graduating from the online MBA program should be able to demonstrate the following knowledge:

  1. Analyze and evaluate issues within a business organization and use data analytics and knowledge of business and management to formulate solutions.
  2. Critique and evaluate emerging global and domestic marketing, economics, and financial trends using academic research and practical business literature.
  3. Apply and integrate procedures, processes, and information systems tools to effectively manage business finances and operations.
  4. Synthesize critical thinking and analytical skills to produce clear and concise business reports.
  5. Apply knowledge of business law and ethics to employ effective decision-making.
  6. Analyze competitor positions and market opportunities both domestically and globally.

Applicants for the online Master of Business Administration program must satisfy these requirements:

  • Complete an online application for admissions
  • Participate in an interview with a University Admissions Advisor
  • Have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution with a 2.7 cumulative GPA or higher. Applicants with an undergraduate GPA or 2.00-2.69 may be considered for admissions on a probationary status if they meet additional requirements.
  • Complete an enrollment agreement, consisting of program policies, costs, completion requirements, and other student obligations
  • Provide official undergraduate transcripts
  • Master of Business Administration transfer credit evaluation

Learn more about admissions requirements online.

Learn more about Tuition and Fees for this program by clicking here.

Financial aid and scholarships are available for those who qualify.

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