Champlain College, a private, not-for-profit college located in Burlington, Vermont, was founded in 1878 as a small business-oriented school with an emphasis on teaching practical business skills. Champlain has a long tradition of educating professionals for leadership roles by providing high-quality, career-centered education.
Among the first colleges to offer full degree programs online, Champlain has been a leader in online education since 1993.
Champlain currently serves 2,000 undergraduates as well as a growing number of graduate and continuing-education students. Champlain students represent 32 states and 17 countries. The Burlington, Vermont campus of Champlain College includes 42 buildings spread across 22.5 acres.
America's Best Colleges 2009 ranks Champlain in the top tier of the Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the North and offers study-abroad programs with campuses in Dublin, Ireland, and Montreal, Quebec.
Developed in collaboration with leaders and practitioners from a variety of disciplines within the healthcare system, the Champlain online Master of Science in Healthcare Management (MSHM) is a comprehensive study of U.S. healthcare, including trends, challenges, workforce development, insurance, access, effectiveness and affordability.
Champlainís MSHM is a challenging program designed to prepare you for leadership positions in contemporary health organizations and systems. Our MSHM focuses on the critical areas of management from the strategic, tactical and operational perspectives, and emphasizes information technology systems that support all facets of effective healthcare delivery. In this program, assignments and projects are based on the real challenges and opportunities healthcare managers face each day.