Concentration in Healthcare Analytics

Take your MBA courses at University of Dallas and complete the concentration in Healthcare Analytics from the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida. All healthcare analytics courses are offered online for University of Dallas students. Students who complete the four course concentration sequence with a 3.0 or greater GPA can also earn a SAS Approved Healthcare Analytics certificate from the Morsani College of Medicine.

Healthcare Analytics

Why Healthcare Analytics?

The SAS Approved Healthcare Analytics certificate from USF Health’s Morsani College of Medicine enables you to position yourself as a leader in the digital reorganization of the nation's healthcare system. Deep knowledge of Healthcare Analytics will allow you to make effective use of the vast volume of digital data to improve healthcare operations and delivery. 

Healthcare Analytics is vital for hospitals, clinics, private practices and other organizations to ensure their computing infrastructure meets the evolving needs of its administrators, providers and patients. The SAS Approved Healthcare Analytics certificate provides a working knowledge of the tools necessary to shape the collection, management, analysis, reporting, and sharing of healthcare data and information to support decision-making. You'll improve your ability to think analytically, implement creative problem-solving and encourage organizational strategists to make data-driven decisions.

Why USF Health?

  • USF Health is the only medical school in the United States offering graduate programs in analytics 100% online.
  • The Healthcare Analytics certificate is approved by SAS, the leader in analytics software.
  • USF Health is a HIMSS Approved Education Partner, a distinction awarded to institutions that meet the rigorous standards of the Health Information Management Systems Society for delivering world-class education for healthcare and health IT.
  • U.S. News & World Report listed USF Health's Morsani College of Medicine as one of 2018's Best Medical Schools.
  • 100% online learning platform allows you to fit your study schedule into your daily routine at your convenience. 

About the Concentration

The SAS Approved Healthcare Analytics concentration is a graduate-level, four-course program that delivers an essential foundation in healthcare analytics. This concentration is ideal for students who are currently pursuing their MBA and who wish to gain a greater understanding of analytics, statistics, data mining, and reporting as they apply to healthcare business and operations.

Students aspiring a solid grounding in how analytics are used to improve clinical and organizational processes and outcomes and make data-driven decisions in the healthcare industry will strongly benefit from this certificate.

MBA in Healthcare Analytics Courses:

42 credit hours/14 classes 

Required Core Curriculum:

ACCT 5323. Accounting for Managers.
BUAD 5350. Data Analysis for Decision Making.
BUAD 6305. The Effective Leader.
BUAD 8310. Business and Society.
FINA 6305. Managerial Finance.
MANA 6307. Managing Complex Organizations.
MANA 8320. Global Strategy.
MARK 6305. Value Based Marketing.
OPER 6305. Management of Operations.
BUAD 8390. The Capstone Experience.

The SAS Approved Healthcare Analytics certificate requires completion of four courses.

HIM 6141. Introduction to Healthcare Analytics.
HIM 6623. Statistics for Healthcare Analytics.
HIM 6655. Healthcare Data Mining and Predictive Analytics.
HIM 6628. Health Data Visualization.

Program Structure

Courses are scheduled to enable completion of the certificate within four 8-week terms. Each course requires 8 weeks. Courses are offered online allowing students to access content anytime, anywhere and interact with classmates and professors in real time or asynchronously. Course assignments are typically due on a weekly basis.

Take your MBA courses at the University of Dallas and the concentration courses in Healthcare Analytics from the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida. All healthcare analytics courses are offered online for University of Dallas students. Students who complete the four-course sequence with a 3.0 GPA or higher can also earn a certificate from the Morsani College of Medicine in Healthcare Analytics.