As the healthcare sector continues to grow and change, healthcare professionals need to be able to adapt and innovate beyond the traditional approaches to management in healthcare.
Weatherhead’s Master of Science in Management-Healthcare at The Global Center for Health Innovation (MSM-Healthcare) will help you develop the leadership and ingenuity to deliver sustainable value and positive change in your field. Our partnership with The Global Center for Health Innovation positions our students on the cutting edge of healthcare innovation.
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Is This Program Right for Me?
- If you are a working professional in the healthcare industry or are looking to enter the healthcare sector,
- If you see the need for innovative solutions to issues in today’s healthcare management,
- If you want to be better prepared to face the changing landscape of healthcare in the United States,
- If you wish to advance your career in medical research, insurance, hospital administration, regulation, technology or healthcare management,
Then Weatherhead's MSM-Healthcare at The Global Center for Health Innovation is right for you.
The MSM-Healthcare program is designed to fit around your work schedule. Students attend class one weekday evening a week and complete the program in two years. Many classes are offered at The Global Center, where students will benefit from access to the partners in The Global Center. Learn more about the program curriculum and course sequence.
How will this program benefit me?
As a student in Weatherhead's MSM-Healthcare program, you will:
- Discuss crucial contemporary issues with faculty who are experts in healthcare finance and economics
- Gain a solid background in business fundamentals
- Explore a wide range of healthcare settings including public health organizations
- Acquire a network of regional and national contacts in the healthcare sector
- Develop confidence as a leader in healthcare management
- Strengthen your ability to identify issues and employ design thinking to innovate for positive change
Built on a Tradition of Excellence in Healthcare
Besides Weatherhead’s longstanding reputation as a world-class leader in management, Case Western Reserve University also includes top-ranked schools of medicine and nursing and a highly respected dental school, reflecting our university-wide prioritization of advancing the healthcare field. Our partnership with The Global Center for Health Innovation reinforces our commitment to excellence in healthcare in the region and throughout the world. As a healthcare professional, you will feel right at home among some of the best in the world.
Management Education in the Heart of Healthcare
Cleveland is the ideal place to advance your career in the healthcare sector. Weatherhead and Case Western Reserve University are located in the heart of Cleveland’s University Circle. Our faculty, students and alumni benefit from strong connections with Cleveland Clinic, The Global Center for Health Innovation, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, MetroHealth and University Hospitals, all of which partner in various ways with our program to bring real-world healthcare management challenges into the classroom.
Trying to decide between a part-time MBA and the MSM-Healthcare?
You don't have to! Students who enroll in the MSM-Healthcare program can transition into the part-time MBA program by adding a third year to their studies. Learn more about our part-time MBA program.