2011 Demonstration of Learning Outcomes
MBA Health Care Management Specialization

Source: Aggregated outcome assessment results from 2011 capstone courses.


Use strategic thinking and planning in order to analyze the mission, vision, and goals of health care organizations.

3% Non-Performance: Does not analyze the mission, vision, and goals of a health care organization.

36% Basic: Analyzes the mission, vision, and goals of a health care organization, but the analysis does not reflect a strategic thinking and planning perspective.

13% Proficient: Uses strategic thinking and planning to analyze the mission, vision, and goals of a health care organization.

48% Distinguished: Synthesizes organizational research and best practices in strategic thinking and planning to analyze the mission, vision, and goals of a health care organization.

Analyze the strategic options available for funding, operations, and strategic decision-making.

11% Non-Performance: Does not analyze the strategic options available for funding, operations, and organizational decision making.

22% Basic: Analyzes the options available for funding and operations, and decision making, but the analysis does not reflect organizational thinking.

12% Proficient: Analyzes the strategic options available for funding, operations, and organizational decision making.

56% Distinguished: Synthesizes the strategic options available for funding, operations, and organizational decision making.

Evaluate the current issues and policies present in health care management in regards to economic, sociological, and political methodologies.

7% Non-Performance: Does not evaluate the current issues and policies present in health care management.

17% Basic: Evaluates the current issues and policies present in health care management, but the evaluation is not directly and/or accurately focused on economic, sociological, and political methodologies.

13% Proficient: Evaluates the current issues and policies present in health care management in regards to economic, sociological, and political methodologies.

64% Distinguished: Synthesizes the current issues and policies present in health care management in regards to economic, sociological, and political methodologies and proposes ways to positively impact these areas.

Analyze and evaluate the ethical role that health care providers play.

0% Non-Performance: Does not analyze the ethical role health care providers play.

11% Basic: Analyzes, but does not evaluate, the ethical role health care providers play.

17% Proficient: Analyzes and evaluates the ethical role health care providers play.

72% Distinguished: Synthesizes and formulates strategies that support the ethical role health care providers play.