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Healthcare Leadership (Accelerated), B.A.

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, IL,
 Students in the accelerated Healthcare Leadership program at Lewis University will learn trends in global healthcare systems and healthcare reform, adaptive communication styles across audience types and organizational lines, healthcare business and financial methodologies, and ethical decision-making unique to the healthcare industry.


The healthcare industry is moving at a rapid pace – new reforms, new technologies, longer life expectancies, etc. These factors and more will require dynamic, focused leaders ready to take on the challenges of providing effective healthcare throughout the 21st century.

Career options:

  • Doctor’s Office Manager
  • Physical Therapy Clinic
  • Nursing Homes
  • Ambulatory Service Centers
  • Dental Office Manager
  • Hospital/Medical Institutions

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • United States Healthcare System
  • Communication in Healthcare Organizations
  • Project Management and Team Dynamics
  • Management Skills for the Healthcare Professional
  • Managing Information in Healthcare
  • Financial Management in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Planning and Analysis
  • Healthcare Operations
  • Leadership in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Leadership Practicum

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Minimum of 30 transferable credit hours at a regionally accredited post-secondary institution
    • Must include College Writing I or equivalent
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale) based on all transferable courses
  • Official transcripts from all institutions previously attended
  • Must demonstrate evidence of significant work experience or military training

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33270 USD/full
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  • National

    33270 USD/full
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Living costs for Chicago

  • 1297 - 2500 USD/month
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