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Master of Health Administration/Sustainability Management
Today’s administrators must have a broad understanding of all aspects of a health care facility — including finances, operations, provider impact and environmental issues. The Master of Health Administration with a concentration in Sustainability Management degree program pinpoints how to manage the effects of health care operations on the environment, while exploring renewable energy alternatives and making energy use more efficient. University of Phoenix can help you gain the skills needed to reduce your facility’s carbon footprint. Speak with an Enrollment Representative to learn how you can position yourself as a leader in health administration.
What you'll learn
The Master of Health Administration (MHA) program prepares leaders who can effectively respond to the dynamic and ever-changing health care industry. These individuals have a capacity to critically examine and evaluate issues and trends and are influential to the destiny of a broad and dynamic health care system. Curriculum is tailored to the needs of the health care leader/manager by providing content in finance, policy, research, technology, quality improvement, economics and strategic planning.
In addition to the University Learning Goals, graduates of the MHA program will:
- Create a strategic plan for a health care organization
- Analyze the impact of health care policy on delivery and services provided by the industry
- Evaluate informational technology and security management needs of health care
- Utilize data to support quality and performance measure decision-making processes for health care entities -
- Demonstrate management of organizational finances within the economic environment of various health care industries
- Analyze the impact of various management and leadership theories within health care organizations and delivery systems.
Students can gain additional knowledge through the selection and completion of a 9 credit specialization in their area of interest.
Make an informed choice
We believe that students and families should be prepared financially for college and understand gainful employment opportunities before starting any program. So we want to ensure you have the information you need to make an informed choice - information like what it will cost, the skills you'll learn through your chosen program, and the types of occupations the program prepares you for.View the Master of Health Administration/Sustainability Management gainful employment disclosures (CA).
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How to afford your degree
Find out how you may be able to lower your out-of pocket expenses and what options may be available to help you fund your education.
The requires a minimum of credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
To view all the courses you’ll need to complete this degree program, visit our General Education requirements page.
Individual courses are also available.
When you need graduate-level college credit for continuing education or professional development requirements, consider enrolling in an individual course. Many of the same courses offered in our degree programs are also available for individual enrollment. It's great way to "test-drive" the University and get all the same services and support we offer in our degree programs.
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How can I use my Military benefits?
Whether you're serving on Active Duty, are a member of the Reserve or National Guard, or are the spouse of a military member, you're eligible for a reduction in tuition. Our special military tuition rates combined with some of the resources below can help you get started in your pursuit of a degree.
Post 9/11 GI Bill
If you're a veteran or military servicemember who served a minimum of 90 combined days on active duty after September 10th, 2001, you may be eligible for Post 9/11 GI benefits.
Active Duty Spouse Benefits
As a military spouse, you may be eligible for financial assistance that can help you pursue your degree.
Benefits of this degree program
*Today, nearly every business considers its impact on the environment — and businesses in the health care industry are no exception. Increased regulatory scrutiny and rising energy costs make environmental impact a critical area for any organization. With courses that help students analyze the effects of their operations on the environment, understand renewable energy options and implement sustainable practices, graduates will be able to:
Develop an environmental impact overview, including strategies to maintain or improve results.
Evaluate and apply sustainability practices that may reduce costs without reducing quality of treatment and operations.
Manage renewable energy resources to minimize costs and use of nonrenewable energy.
Directing energy and sustainability activities in health care is a key operational component. University of Phoenix Master of Health Administration with a concentration in Sustainability Management helps you gain the skills you need to minimize your organization’s environmental footprint.
While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.
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Programs that support academic and career progression
The University of Phoenix Health Administration programs are designed to provide support for the educational and career progression needs of both aspiring and experienced health care professionals.
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