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Master of Science in Healthcare Services Management

Creating Competitive Advantages With Healthcare Analytics

With increasing challenges of surging costs, growing competition, and stringent regulation, the healthcare industry is in need of leaders who not only understand the healthcare context but also are capable of utilizing analytical skillsets to lead a new path for operational excellence. The program is designed for professionals who are interested in gaining competitive advantages by applying various analytical tools to create data-driven solutions for complex problems in the health care system. We welcome applicants who are data-savvy with a strong desire to pursue analytical roles in the healthcare industry.

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Multidisciplinary and innovative

The Master of Science in Healthcare Services Management will give you the tools, insight and expertise you need to be a successful analytical professional in the healthcare industry. A multidisciplinary and innovative program, this is a business-oriented and analytics-based master curriculum applied to the healthcare services sector.

Program Highlights

  • 36 credits; 12 courses
  • Full-time or part-time program
  • Can be completed in just one year (full-time, fast-track only)
  • Hybrid format-online and in-person classes (New Brunswick campus)
  • Relevant and practical curriculum in analytics, health care, and business
  • Experiential and action-based learning through simulations and real-life industrial projects
  • Classes taught by experienced healthcare professionals from New Jersey and faculty from RBS, a top-ranked business school
Sample Placement Job Titles:
  • Director at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Regional Laboratory Manager at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Faculty at Thomas Jefferson University
  • Founder at Consensus Healthcare Consultants
  • Senior consultant at COPE Health Solutions
Graduates have been hired by:
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • RWJ Hamilton
  • ECG consulting
  • Thomas Jefferson University
  • Columbia University
  • Consensus Healthcare Consultants
  • Johns Hopkins Healthcare LLC,

Why a healthcare program at a business school?

Accompanying the transition to a value-based reimbursement model, healthcare organizations face similar challenges as other business organizations in cost, quality, and customer/patient outcomes. Running a solid business with a focus on performance baselines is critical to care providers. Combining top-notch business curriculum from RBS with customized analytics and healthcare course work, our program trains professionals who are competent in addressing challenges in the health care systems.

Certificate in Healthcare Services Management

Not ready to pursue a full graduate degree yet? Find out more about how you can earn a certificate in healthcare services management from Rutgers Business School with just four courses.

Industry Voices

Our curriculum is informed by our relationships with industry leaders and top corporate partners, so you are gaining relevant knowledge in real time. Some of the organizations our Industry Advisory Board come from are:

  • NY Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Robert Wood Johnson Health System
  • Atlantic Health System
  • Summit Health Medical System
  • St Peter's Hospital
  • Deloitte Consulting