JCU Master of Public Health / MBA combined degree
Within the business discipline, leading-edge postgraduate study areas reflect global industry needs. Strong links to industry and government agencies enhance opportunities for students within the program. Students develop leadership skills in the management of people, organisations and change.
The joint Master of Public Health / Master of Business Administration degree enables health professionals to gain advanced management skills while undertaking further study in the area of their specialisation.
The program aims to develop the following knowledge and skills:
- Understanding current major health and management issues, managing information and human financial resources within health care delivery organisations
- Critical analysis by health managers in the context of national and global economic and political environments
- Identification and analysis of management issues in health care delivery organisations and the identification of appropriate solutions
Duration: 2 years
Semester intakes: February and July
Application deadline: Candidates are encouraged to apply a minimum of three months prior to the program start date.