Make the right choice and enroll in the UTSA College of Business MBA concentration in the Business of Health or our new dual degree MBA/MPH program in business administration and public health with the University of Texas School of Public Health.
The college also offers a graduate certificate in the business of health to provide a blend of financial management coursework in the health care field.
The MBA program provides individuals with practical skills needed in today’s healthcare field. The focus of this program is distinctively on the applied financial and managerial aspects of healthcare.
The MBA/MPH degree prepares students to use the expertise and skills gained in business and management toward solving crucial health and healthcare issues faced by public and private organizations worldwide.
Why Our Program?
- Experienced faculty
- Personal attention
- Reasonable cost
- Convenient location
Join the UTSA Business of Health Program today and accelerate your career and change your life.
Dana Forgione, Ph.D.
Janey S. Briscoe Endowed Chair in the Business of Health
Professor of Accounting
Dr. Forgione leads the college's initiatives in the area of the business of health. A distinguished academic and pioneer in healthcare financial management, his research interests are in comparative international healthcare financing systems, cost and quality of care, as well as external audits, governance and financial distress of healthcare organizations. He has over 100 publications, most of which are in the area of healthcare business.
He is the founder and director of the International Society for Research in Healthcare Financial Management and served as the senior editor of the journal Research in Healthcare Financial Management. His consulting work has been used twice by the United States Congress in major national healthcare policy deliberations, as well as by the State of Texas in landmark charity care legislation.