Graduates of the MIHC degree program are prepared to develop, implement, evaluate and sustain integrated care delivery in diverse health care settings.
Through the Master of Integrated Health Care program, students gain management-level knowledge in health care operations, financial management, quality improvement, big data analytics, evidence-based practice, interprofessional leadership, teamwork and strategic planning. Students apply their knowledge and advance their competencies through a final project as they assist with furthering an existing or emerging integrated care program.
Required Core (21 credit hours)
HCD 570 Process Learning (3)
HCD 575 Leadership and Professionalism (3)
HCD 602 Health Informatics for Future Health Care Professionals (3)
IBC 520 Integrated Health Care: The Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) (3)
IBC 530 Evidence-based Integrated Health Care (3)
IBC 550 Integrated Care Business Operations (3)
IBC 570 Integrated Health Care Financial Management (3)
Electives or Research (6 credit hours)
Culminating Experience (3 credit hours)
IBC 593 Applied Project (3)
Additional Curricular Information
Students select HCI 500-level elective courses with approval from the academic unit.
Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the College of Health Solutions.
Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a minimum of a bachelor's degree in social or behavioral sciences, health, business, public health, management or a related field from a regionally accredited institution.
Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.
All applicants must submit:
- graduate admission application and application fee
- personal statement
- official transcripts
- curriculum vitae
- letters of recommendation
- proof of English proficiency
Additional Application Information
An applicant whose native language is not English must provide proof of English proficiency regardless of current residency.