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Residency Management/Administrative Track

UR Simon Graduate School of Business

The rapidly changing environment of healthcare finance mandates leadership founded on both excellent clinical knowledge and experience and a firm understanding of business process and principles. Residents who are planning careers in healthcare leadership, whether running a group, a department, a hospital or healthcare system, will be well-served by obtaining formal education through the Simon Business School. The Simon School offers a certificate or Master’s degree. The degree program has 4 Quarters: Fall, Spring, Winter, and Summer culminating in a 6 credit team project. This Master's degree can be completed in three years or during residency training. We support this process by providing resources for: protocol development, IRB approval, clinical research implementation, data collection and analysis, presentation and publication of research. Time out of the clinical environment necessary for these learning experiences is granted to the learner with established clinical proficiency.

Course Requirements

  • Total credits required: 30
  • Course work can be spread out over three years.


  • HSM 450 - Accounting, Economics, and Finance for MS Students  (Weeknight Class- Fall Quarter)
  • HSM 451 - Health Care Marketing and Business Plan Development (Weekend Class- Fall Quarter)
  • HSM 425 - Managerial Accounting for Health Care Organizations  (Weeknight Class- Winter Quarter)
  • HSM 452 - Health Care Accounting and Finance(Weekend Class- Winter Quarter)
  • HSM 437 - Management of Healthcare Service Processes  (Weeknight Class- Spring Quarter)
  • HSM 453 - Health Care Operations (Weekend Class- Spring Quarter)
  • STR 403 - Organization and Strategy (Weeknight Class- Summer Quarter)
  • HSM 454 - Designing and Optimizing Health Care Organizations (Weekend Class- Summer Quarter)

Sample Schedule

UR Anesthesiology (CBY 1, CA1, CA 2, and CA 3) in combination with Master’s Sample Schedule

Year 1-CBY Intern Schedule

  • Year 1-CBY Intern Rotations over 3-6 months and Anesthesiology Rotations over 6-9 months

Year 2-CA 1 Schedule

  • Year 2-CA 1 anesthesiology rotations
  • 9 Master’s credits over 2 semesters (or 12 over 3 semesters)

Year 3- CA 2 Schedule

  • Year 3- CA 2 anesthesiology rotations
  • 9 Master’s credits 2 semesters (or 12 over 3 semesters)

Year 4-CA 3 Schedule

  • Year 4-CA 3 anesthesiology rotations
  • 12 credits over 2 or 3 semesters (or 9 over 2 or 3 semesters)
  • (Independent and/or Field Study are options)



UR Simon Graduate School of Business

Sample Curriculum

The Simon Business School has 4 Quarters: Fall, Spring, Winter, and Summer which allows a Master's degree to be completed in three years. (30 Credits for M.S,)

For more information please visit Simon Graduate School of Business Part-Time Medical Management website