Why study Health Care : Finance?

Health Care Finance is a decision science that relies on an analytical framework for thinking through different incentives which can be associated with different forms of payment. How societies pay for health care and how many resources are devoted to health affects both the care people can get and its quality. Knowledge is needed to help patients and health care beneficiaries pay for medical expenses in the short and long terms.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution

Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work when offered admission

Undergraduate degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale)

One reference which addresses the applicant’s academic readiness for graduate-level work, the applicant’s work ethic and habits, and the applicant’s communications and interpersonal skills.

Resume/CV of personal, professional and educational background. Applicants are strongly encouraged to highlight experience in health care.

A personal statement which must include the following information: academic goals, professional objectives, work plan for completing the degree, and level of motivation for this program. The statement should be no more than three double-spaced pages.

International applicants must have a minimum TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 580 (paper version), 237 (computer), or 93 (internet), and obtain a complete evaluation of foreign transcripts, degrees and other relevant documents.

An Enrollment Services Advisor will assist applicants with the application process and answer any questions regarding the program. Please contact an Enrollment Services Advisor at 833-556-8611.

The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Contact Information

Mia Granacher
57 West Daniels Street
Common Edge North
Cincinnati, OH 45221
(513) 556-4302

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Program Code: 35GC-HC35-GC-HC-F