Graduate Healthcare Industry Emphases

The BYU Marriott School of Business’ graduate programs all offer a healthcare industry emphasis. For additional information for each program’s requirements, see details below. For additional questions, please contact Emily Vela Nelson.

Masters of Accountancy (MAcc)

  • For the 2021-22 academic year, the healthcare emphasis for MAcc students in both the tax and professional stems is listed below:
  • For questions regarding MAcc courses/scheduling, please contact Julie Averett.
CourseClass TitleRequired*Credits
ACC 588 (W)Healthcare Industry DynamicsRequired3.0
MSB 589R (F/W)Healthcare Leadership Lecture SeriesRequired1.0
HLTH 316 (F/W)Health Systems PolicyElective3.0
HLTH 425 (F/W)Working with Vulnerable & Diverse PopulationsElective3.0
MSB 682 (F)Healthcare Delivery ManagementElective3.0
MSB 683 (F)Healthcare Law and RegulationsElective3.0
MSB 685R (F/W)Healthcare Industry ResearchElective3.0
MSB 686 (W)Healthcare FinanceElective3.0

*Completion of two elective courses is required


Masters of Business Administration (MBA)

  • For the 2021-22 academic year, the healthcare emphasis for MBA students is listed below:
  • For questions regarding MBA courses/scheduling, please contact Christine Roundy.
CourseClass TitleRequired*Credits
MBA 588 (W)Healthcare Industry DynamicsRequired3.0
MSB 589R (F/W)Healthcare Leadership Lecture SeriesRequired1.0
HLTH 316 (F/W)Health Systems PolicyElective3.0
HLTH 425 (F/W)Working with Vulnerable & Diverse PopulationsElective3.0
MSB 682 (F)Healthcare Delivery ManagementElective3.0
MSB 683 (F)Healthcare Law and RegulationsElective3.0
MSB 685R (F/W)Healthcare Industry ResearchElective3.0
MSB 686 (W)Healthcare FinanceElective3.0

Notes:


*Completion of two elective courses is required

You may propose alternative electives that have significant healthcare-related projects or components

  • A combined total of 7.5 hours may be taken in MBA 690R-all sections-and MBA 693R, section 1. MBA Students can enroll in up to 6 credit hours of MBA 693R, section 1, during the MBA program, but no more than 3 credit hours per semester.
  • You must seek prior approval from Christine Roundy for any non-MBA courses you want counted towards your MBA. There is a 9 credit hour limit of 300 and/or 400 level courses that count towards your MBA. Online and Independent Study courses cannot count towards your MBA
  • 18.5 credit hours is the registration limit per semester

DISCLAIMER: The classes on this chart are subject to change.


Master of Information Systems (MISM)

  • For the 2021-22 academic year, the healthcare emphasis for Master of Information Systems students is listed below:
  • For questions regarding MISM courses/scheduling, please contact Caroline Thorne.
CourseClass TitleRequired*Credits
IS 588 (W)Healthcare Industry DynamicsRequired3.0
MSB 589R (F/W)Healthcare Leadership Lecture SeriesRequired1.0
IS 555 (1st Fall)Advanced Data Analytics for OrganizationsRequired3.0
IS 552 (2nd Winter)MISM Capstone ProjectRequired3.0
HLTH 316 (F/W)Health Systems PolicyElective3.0
HLTH 425 (F/W)Working with Vulnerable & Diverse PopulationsElective3.0
IS 585R (F/W)Healthcare Industry ResearchElective3.0
MSB 682 (F)Healthcare Delivery ManagementElective3.0
MSB 683 (F)Healthcare Law and RegulationsElective3.0
MSB 686 (W)Healthcare FinanceElective3.0

*Completion of two elective courses is required


Masters of Public Administration (MPA)

  • For the 2021-22 academic year, the healthcare emphasis for MPA students is listed below:
  • For questions regarding MPA courses/scheduling, please contact Heather Chewning.
CourseClass TitleRequired*Credits
MPA 588 (W)Healthcare Industry DynamicsRequired3.0
MSB 589R (F)Healthcare Leadership Lecture SeriesRequired1.0
MSB 683 (F)Healthcare Law and RegulationsRequired3.0†
MPA 643 (W2)Leadership in Public AdministrationRequired3.0†
MSB 682 (F)Healthcare Delivery ManagementElective3.0
MSB 685R (F/W)Healthcare Industry ResearchElective3.0
MSB 686 (W)Healthcare FinanceElective3.0

Counts toward 40-hour core

*Completion of one elective course is required