Concordia University, Nebraska

Established more than 100 years ago, Concordia University, Nebraska is a grace-focused, service-oriented higher education institution where excellent academics intersect with Christian beliefs to help students gain the practical experience they need to successfully learn, serve and lead in the church and world. Through its supportive community, the university fosters encouraging and genuine relationships, inspiring students to effectively explore, identify and fulfill their higher purpose and unique personal and professional goals.
 
Whether attending on campus or online, you’ll experience competitively priced tuition and a rigorous academic environment with curriculum that is developed and delivered by a highly credentialed faculty of experts within their respective fields. This helps ensure you grow on a number of important levels, including professionally, personally, and spiritually. As a graduate, you’ll continue on your professional path prepared for a fulfilling career as a compassionate and committed community leader. 

Quick Facts


School Name:

Concordia University, Nebraska

City:

Seward

State:

Nebraska

General Information

Institutional Control:

Private

Year Founded:

1894

Religious affiliation:

Lutheran

Academic Calendar:

Online courses are 8 weeks long with six starts per year.

Accreditation:

Concordia University, Nebraska, is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of its North Central Association.

Rankings and Awards:
Concordia University, Nebraska continues its standing as one of the top schools in the Midwest Regional Universities category of the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings for 2016.
 
Concordia University, Nebraska has been honored as a College of Distinction, an honor bestowed on top schools in the country. Concordia Nebraska is one of only five institutions from Nebraska to receive this award and is the only Christian College of Distinction in the state.

Programs:

Concordia’s online Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) will prepare you to apply leadership skills and ethical values to meet the needs of patients, families, and your community. You will strengthen your skills in both healthcare and business management and build the foundation necessary to successfully serve and lead in today’s complex healthcare environment.
 
Rooted in the Christian faith and service to the community, Concordia’s MHA will prepare you to apply leadership strategy and ethical values, helping you build the foundation necessary to transform the delivery of healthcare and improve patient outcomes.
 
  • Servant Leadership: Learn to demonstrate Christian values and the capacity for service to meet the needs of your patients, staff, and community.
  • Unique Concentrations: Complement your professional goals and interests by choosing from four practical concentrations including Population Health, Leadership, Health Information Technology and Gerontology.
  • Foundational Curriculum: Develop a broad knowledge of healthcare and business management concepts with a curriculum designed for both working professionals and those looking to enter the healthcare field.
  • HLA-Aligned: Learn skills based on industry standards adapted from the Healthcare Leadership Alliance (HLA) model.
  • Applicable: Gain hands-on, real-world experience through practical coursework and an applied practicum, all completed 100% online.
Career Outlook:

Furthering your career with a master’s in healthcare administration will help you realize your potential as a leader in improving the health of your community. An increasingly important industry in our society, the field of healthcare is expected to grow 23% between 2012 and 2022,1 presenting graduates with significant opportunities in a number of environments, including:
 
  • Hospital Systems and Integrated Delivery Systems
  • Hospitals
  • Home Health Agencies
  • Hospice Organizations
  • Long-term Care Facilities
  • Managed Care Organizations
  • Medical Group Practices
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
 
1.     http://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/medical-and-health-services-managers.htm

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