Health Care Leadership

Health Care Leadership

The program at Siena Heights was great for me because as a working adult, I have many responsibilities that I have to pay attention to and I really wanted to get the degree. The convenience, the ease of the professors and the administration (in working with me) made the program very successful for me.
Ellen Wahl-Lenkevich, RN, MA
Interim VP Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer, Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
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  • Admissions Criteria & Requirements
  • Meet the Faculty: Health Care Leadership

The Health Care Leadership M.A. program is intended for individuals who have five or more years of work experience in a health care-related profession.

The focus of the program is the personal and professional development of the individual as a facilitator and manager of change in self, others and organizations, with a focus on the specific needs and characteristics of health care organizations.

Students learn to apply administrative theories, models, and principles learned in program courses through a practicum experience at a health service organization or other health-related setting.

Minimum 3.0 GPA from an accredited institution of higher education required.

Submission of the following documents:

  • Completed Online Application
  • Current Resume
  • Application Essay
  • All Post-Secondary Transcripts
  • Conviction Disclosure Form
Siena Heights University Graduate College
Attention:  Betsy Brooks
1247 E. Siena Heights Drive
Adrian, MI 49221

  • Copy of Teaching Certificate required for Graduate Teacher Education applicants (optional for Montessori)
  • A personal interview is required for all Counseling applicants. 

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Healthcare Leadership M.A.

Capstone Experience

  • An electronic graduate portfolio (e-portfolio).
Course Type
Required Credit Hours
Course Type PROFESSIONAL CORE COURSES
Required Credit Hours 15Credit Hours
Course Type SEQUENCE COURSES
Required Credit Hours 21Credit Hours
Total for major
36Credit Hours
Course Name
Course Type
Credit Hours
Course Name Finance + Quantitative Leadershp
Course Type REQUIRED
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Leadership Theory
Course Type REQUIRED
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Org Culture & Communication
Course Type REQUIRED
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Overview - US Healthcare Systems
Course Type REQUIRED
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Research and Professional Writing in Leadership
Course Type REQUIRED
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Strategic Leadership
Course Type REQUIRED
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Contemporary Issues in Health Care Administration
Course Type REQUIRED SEQUENCE
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Health Care Systems Management
Course Type REQUIRED SEQUENCE
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Human Resource Management
Course Type REQUIRED SEQUENCE
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Information Systems Management
Course Type REQUIRED SEQUENCE
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Medical Law
Course Type REQUIRED SEQUENCE
Credit Hours 3
Course Name Practicum
Course Type REQUIRED SEQUENCE
Credit Hours 3
Professor of Leadership, Graduate College
Leadership: Health Care Administration
248-799-5490 ext. 7230

Additional Info

Degree:

  • Master of Arts

Division:

  • The Graduate College

Location(s):