The University of
Medicine and Health Sciences is excited to partner with Walden University. Students that enter this program are currently pursing both an M.D. and masters degree. We believe that in a competitive market place, having earned two advanced degrees enhances your credentials and makes you a more desirable candidate when applying for a residency.
is an accredited institution celebrating more than 40 years of serving the
higher education needs of working professionals. Walden is distinguished by
high academic standards, experienced faculty members, and a rigorous
curriculum. Walden programs help students achieve personal enrichment and
career advancement. Walden graduates, in turn, enrich and advance the lives of
the countless others they serve. Attracting students from around the world,
Walden offers its students access to a variety of diverse perspectives.
Using an array of
technology, the university delivers an online education experience when, where,
and how students need it. Walden promotes lifelong learning by offering
bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs online. Areas of study
include health sciences, nursing, education, counseling, human services,
management, psychology, public health, public administration, technology, and
In May 2010, Walden was identified as having the No. 1 largest online graduate
public health program by enrollment by US News and World Report.
Highlights of the College of Health Sciences include:
- Doctoral programs in Health Services and Public Health
- Master's programs in Health Administration (MHA), Public Health (MPH), Health Informatics and Clinical Research Administration
- Cetificate available in Clinical Research Administration
Tuition Savings for UMHS Students
The University of
Medicine and Health Sciences and Walden University have partnered to offer students a 20% tuition
savings* for any health sciences, or other professional development program. Financial aid is available for those that qualify.
To learn more about how you can integrate Walden programs into your program of study and qualify for the 20% tuition-reduction offer, please visit www.waldenu.edu/UMHS. You can obtain more information by speaking to your admissions counselor today or contacting Oscar Bueno at:
Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org
Many countries have their own accrediting bodies, and degree recognition differs from country to country. Prospective students who reside outside of the United States are advised to review accreditation requirements for their own country to confirm recognition of their Walden program of choice.
*Only one tuition-reduction benefit may be applied to tuition.
UMHS Partners with Davenport University for MBA in Health Sciences
The University of Medicine and Health Sciences (UMHS) is partnering with Davenport University to offer qualified students a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree with an emphasis in health sciences. This unique MBA program offers qualified students the opportunity to learn the business side of medicine. Students that enter this program are currently pursing both an M.D. and masters degree. We believe that in a competitive market place, having earned two advanced degrees enhances your credentials and makes you a more desirable candidate when applying for a residency.
This degree would be completed online while UMHS students are completing their Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree.
Students take one 7-week course at a time, or two courses in a 15-week period. It will take a minimum of 6 semesters to complete the MBA program. The program must be completed in no more than a total of 6 years.
Davenport University offers financial aid to qualified students, including Davenport scholarships up to $2,000.00 per academic year (2 semesters).
Master of Business Administration - 39 credits
The Health Care Management Concentration focuses on strategic, financial, and ethical decision-making skills in an evolving health care environment. The program is designed to advance students' practical expertise in managing diverse health care processes necessary for individual and corporate growth and development. These skills are integrated through interdisciplinary approaches of health care organizations, ethical and legal issues, financial management, managing projects, information management, and strategic management using case analyses and interactive technologies.
The Health Care Management Concentration serves health care providers as well as individuals who are involved in the management and reimbursement of health care services. Individuals who desire to enter the health care management field will also benefit from this program.
Students who want to take the Certified Professional Manager (CM) exam from the Institute of Certified Professional Managers (ICPM) should complete MGMT699 as one of their course options in the Health Care Management Concentration.
To learn more about this outstanding opportunity, students may go to Davenport University's website. Interested students may also contact Cari Weymouth, Admissions Representative, at Davenport University. Her email address is: