The Health Sector Management concentration is designed for health services professionals and others who seek careers in health services.  Our current students and alumni are employed in a wide variety of organizations such as Abbot, Actua, Baxter, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Humana and the University of Chicago.  The Health Sector Management curriculum allows you to integrate knowledge from a number of disciplines with choices from among courses in the areas of Management, Public Service, and Law.  This concentration offers a complement to other concentrations ranging from Accounting and Finance to Operations Management.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the healthcare management field is expected to grow by 16% between 2008 and 2018.  This predicted job growth is much faster than average.  If you want to earn a competitive salary and make a difference in the health sector and the world, then a career in healthcare management is for you. 

Core Requirements (varies with admission term and prior coursework) 24-48 hours
Concentration and Elective Requirements (varies with admission term) 24-36 hours
   Total hours required    48-72 hours