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Master's degree

Master of Health Administration/Master of Business Administration

27 months

Approximate Program Length

58

Total Credits

$698

Cost per Credit

Online

Format

Start when you're ready

Register by: Aug 10, 2022

The Master of Health Administration (MHA)/Master of Business Administration (MBA) dual degree program prepares leaders who can effectively respond to the dynamic and ever-changing health care industry while providing in-depth knowledge to business management practices. The dual degree provides graduates with a distinct edge and greater flexibility in shaping a meaningful career by covering essential business knowledge and industry specific skills. Students have the capacity to critically examine and evaluate issues and trends that are influential to the destiny of a broad and evolving health care system. Curriculum is tailored to the needs of the health care business leader by providing content in areas such as finance, policy, research, technology, human resources, economics, marketing, and strategic planning. The program also emphasizes the identification, analysis, and solution of complex management problems for a growing industry. In addition, the dual degree offers students to customize the curriculum by selecting elective courses to maximize career goals and opportunities.

  • Manage and motivate employees toward maximum work performance

  • Use data to address the Triple Aim (cost/quality of care, health of populations, patient-centrism)

  • Develop problem-solving skills that guide business decisions

  • Conduct environmental scanning

  • Leverage technology to create a competitive advantage

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Courses

1

Course at a time

3 to 6

Weeks per course

8 to 9

Courses per year

Careers & Outcomes

What can you do with a Master of Health Administration and Master of Business Administration?

An MHA/MBA can help prepare you to be a:

  • Health information management director
  • Health manager
32 %

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth for medical and health services managers is projected to be much faster than average between 2020 and 2030

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Tuition

Paying for school

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Credit transfer made easy

Earn your degree faster, and for less, with eligible transfer credits.

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Accreditation & Faculty

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Institutional accreditation

University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), hlcommission.org. Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.

Real-world faculty

26

Average years of industry experience

36

Directors of Services

85 %

Of surveyed students would recommend their instructors

Faculty Spotlight

I’m the grittiest person. And so are our students.”

Christopher Wilson

Faculty of the Year 2020, College of Health Professions

*While widely available, not all programs are available to residents of all states. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.