Master of Health Administration

Learn how to improve patient care from the top down in our Master of Health Administration (MHA). This degree is designed to fit your goals and your life with 6-week courses you can take one at a time. Choose from a number of healthcare specializations including education, gerontology, informatics and sustainability management.

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Next session begins DEC 18.
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What you'll study

If you’re interested in shaping the future of healthcare, our Master of Health Administration (MHA) could be what you’re looking for. You’ll build your competence in areas that can help prepare you for improving patient, population and provider outcomes, and for collaborating with diverse organizations across the healthcare industry.

Our curriculum is designed to align with leading industry and academic organizations like the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA). The program aims to expand your knowledge in the areas of industry and organizational dynamics, environmental scanning, development of an authentic and transparent leadership style, and personal and corporate social responsibility. You’ll also learn how to create strategic alliances with other leaders and maintain them through mergers and acquisitions.

Since we joined the Healthcare Information and Management System Society’s (HIMSS) Academic Organizational Affiliate (AOA) program, we can offer our eligible healthcare and health IT students a complimentary HIMSS individual membership. The membership connects students with networking opportunities, career services, professional development opportunities and much more — helping you get more from your MHA.

Explore the offerings and information below to see how this program can help prepare you to become a leader well-equipped to transform the healthcare industry.

Requirements and prerequisites

You'll need XXX credits to complete the program. You can add a concentration to your degree program, but one is not required for completion of the program. Available concentrations are Health Professions Education (9 additional credits), Gerontology for Health Administrators (9 additional credits), Health Informatics (6 additional credits) and Sustainability Management for Health Care (6 additional credits).

ACHE is a registered trademark of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

AUPHA is a registered trademark of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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Transferring applicable prior college credits can help you finish your degree faster.

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Relevant Curriculum


Learn in a culture of agility and innovation through a program that keeps up with emerging healthcare strategies.

Finish your degree faster


Transfer prior college credits or have relevant work experience evaluated for potential credit.

Broaden Your Expertise


Earn a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in addition to your MHA and learn the business skills needed to work in executive healthcare management.

Career Preparation


Equip yourself with skills and strategies that can help you keep up with the evolving landscape of healthcare.

Customize Your Degree


Further specialize your degree with concentrations in education, gerontology, informatics and sustainability management.

Faculty


Learn from healthcare professionals with an average of 21 years of experience in the health care field — some of whom are CEOs, COOs, CFOs and more.

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Core courses

Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program may include the following courses, please check with your Enrollment Representative for more details.

Customize your degree

In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Health Professions graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.

Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) report for the Master of Health Administration program.

Each college or school creates a set of Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) to describe the knowledge, skills or attitudes that students will possess upon completion of the program of study.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Health Professions graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.

Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) report for the Master of Health Administration program.

Each college or school creates a set of Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) to describe the knowledge, skills or attitudes that students will possess upon completion of the program of study.

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. For important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program:

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