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Pursue the Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) in Healthcare Management degree program at Regent.

M.A. in Organizational Leadership – Healthcare Management

Get on the Pulse of a Fast-Growing Field

Ready to make a bold career move with a big payoff? Our Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) – Healthcare Management will prepare you for a successful health administration career. You’ll gain expertise in healthcare law, best practices, and how to manage change – all from a Christian worldview.

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March 15, 2021
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INCREASE YOUR EARNING POTENTIAL

Command an often-six-figure salary as you fill the strong need for healthcare administrators with leadership expertise.

ANSWER THE CALL OF CARING

Ensure better care for patients as a critical decision-maker in the healthcare industry.

FUSE BUSINESS SAVVY WITH MEDICAL KNOW-HOW

Develop insight on how the healthcare system operates –and how to navigate changing legislation.

You will practice solving problems through collaboration, communicating effectively in actual leadership situations, and conducting research, and presenting findings on contemporary issues.

To learn more about this program, please complete the Request Information form on this page.

As a graduate of this affordable health administration program, you will understand how to:

  • Assess an organization’s environment and develop and implement strategic plans for the organization’s growth and its growth.
  • Ethically address the intersection of race, poverty, gender and health with the goal of implementing positive healthcare solutions.
  • Apply healthcare law, forensic medicine, medical malpractice and other fundamental legal principles of healthcare management.

Career Opportunities

  • Hospital or Emergency Medical Administration
  • Health Insurance Administration
  • Group Practice Executive Leadership
  • Home Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing Home Management
  • Patient Advocacy
20%
Growth in healthcare management jobs by 2026 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Describes major healthcare decision making frameworks on a federal state and local level, and examines key issues such as the intersection of race, poverty, gender and health. Introduces key ethical and philosophical principles associated with healthcare management, planning and delivery from a Christian perspective.

Principles and application of change management concepts necessary to effect change in healthcare organizations. Includes methods for assessing organizational environments, competitive situations, developing strategic plans, and processes ensuring successful strategy implementation.

Overview of the fundamental legal principles of health care law. Topics covered include an introduction to the field of forensic medicine, medical proof in litigation, advanced medical malpractice topics and the structure and operation of the health care delivery system. Cross-listed with GOV 684 and LAW 743.

2020-21 Semester Check-In Deadlines:

All new students are expected to check-in for the semester two weeks before the session start date. Students should apply, be accepted, enroll in their first courses, and confirm a plan to pay for their courses prior to this date.

SessionSemester Check-InSession Start Date
Session AFriday, August 14Monday, August 24
Session MFriday, September 11Monday, September 21
Session BFriday, October 16Monday, October 26
Session CTuesday, January 5Monday, January 11
Session TFriday, January 29Monday, February 8
Session DFriday, March 5Monday, March 15
Session EFriday, April 30Monday, May 10
Session FFriday, June 11Monday, June 21

When applying to master’s or MBA programs in the School of Business & Leadership, the admissions committee will review your application materials for an admissions decision. Criteria reviewed by the admissions committee include:

  • Academic achievement
  • Vision clarity and alignment with program outcomes
  • Writing quality
  • Leadership experience

Prerequisites:

Master’s applicants must:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or an equivalent degree from a foreign institution, as evaluated by a credential evaluating agency.
  • Submit all application materials such that they are received by the deadline for the semester to which they are applying. Once the application requirements have been fulfilled, an admissions interview may be requested. Interviews are by invitation only.

Application Process:

1. Complete Your Online Application

Note: If you are unable to complete our application due to a disability, please contact our Admissions Office for assistance.

2. Pay Your $50 Application Fee

Pay the $50 nonrefundable application fee by check or money order mailed to Regent University, Enrollment Support Services, 1000 Regent University Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23464.

3. Submit your Unofficial College Transcripts*

Unofficial transcripts from a U.S.-based school, indicating successful completion of a bachelor’s degree program, can be used for an admissions decision. Submit your unofficial transcript to apply@regent.edu using the subject line: SBL Master’s Application Pieces.

Non-U.S. transcripts must be evaluated by an NACES-approved company. See the International Admissions Checklist for details.

*Upon conditional acceptance to the program by review of unofficial transcripts, Regent University’s Admissions Office will attempt to obtain your official transcripts from your U.S. degree-granting institution, which indicate successful completion of a bachelor’s degree program. We will notify you if your previous institution will not release transcripts directly to us.

4. Complete an Admissions Questionnaire Regarding Your Professional Goals and Interests

5. Government-Issued ID

To ensure academic integrity, Regent University requires a copy of a government-issued ID. Please email a scanned copy or photograph of it to apply@regent.edu with the subject line: Government ID.

6. International Applicants

Visit the International Students Admissions page for additional admission requirements and to determine if you qualify as an international student.


Note: All items submitted as part of the application process become the property of Regent University and cannot be returned.

Part TIme

DegreeCost per Credit HourAvg. # of Credits per SemesterTuition Cost per SemesterTotal CreditsTuition Cost for Program
Master of Arts (MA) / Master of Science (MS)$6756$4,05033$22,275
Master of Business Administration (MBA)$6756$4,05042$28,350
Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Leadership (PhD)$9953$2,98560$59,700
Doctor of Strategic Leadership (DSL)$9953$2,98560$59,700

Full Time

DegreeCost per Credit HourAvg. # of Credits per SemesterTuition Cost per SemesterTotal CreditsTuition Cost for Program
Master of Arts (MA) / Master of Science (MS)$6759$6,07533$22,275
Master of Business Administration (MBA)$6759$6,07542$28,350
Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Leadership (PhD)$9956$5,97060$59,700
Doctor of Strategic Leadership (DSL)$9956$5,97060$59,700

Part TIme

DegreeCost per Credit HourAvg. # of Credits per SemesterTuition Cost per SemesterTotal CreditsTuition Cost for Program
Master of Arts (MA) / Master of Science (MS)$6756$4,05033$22,275
Master of Business Administration (MBA)$6756$4,05042$28,350
Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Leadership (PhD)$9953$2,98560$59,700
Doctor of Strategic Leadership (DSL)$9953$2,98560$59,700

Full Time

DegreeCost per Credit HourAvg. # of Credits per SemesterTuition Cost per SemesterTotal CreditsTuition Cost for Program
Master of Arts (MA) / Master of Science (MS)$6759$6,07533$22,275
Master of Business Administration (MBA)$6759$6,07542$28,350
Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Leadership (PhD)$9956$5,97060$59,700
Doctor of Strategic Leadership (DSL)$9956$5,97060$59,700

*Rates are subject to change at any time. The per-credit-hour tuition rate is for SBL master’s level courses only. Concentration courses taken from the other schools at Regent University are charged at that school’s tuition rate.

Estimated Cost of Attendance: View the estimated cost of attendance to see an example of the total cost of tuition and fees.

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“Regent's program resonated with me because it's about servant leadership and mentoring and coaching. That is so important. At the end of the day, it's about the legacy you leave behind.”

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