Master of Health Administration

The MHA program provides graduates with a comprehensive understanding of patient-centered health care as well as the skills needed to navigate complex administrative and management systems. Graduates are well-prepared for continual professional growth and advancement. The daily activities of the MHA graduates range from financial analysis to the coordination of volunteer efforts in a hospital or community health center.

The design of the curriculum reflects the program’s conviction that today’s health care administrator needs both a comprehensive understanding of the issues involved in patient-centered service organizations and strong business skills.

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Core Competencies

See what our accredited MHA program is all about.

Core Competencies

Curriculum and Degree Requirements

See all the required and elective courses available to students.


Executive in Residence

Meet our healthcare Executive in Residence.

Exec in Res

Experiential Learning

See how you can get practical job experience while you work on your MHA degree.


How to Apply

Learn how to apply to our top-ranked Master of Health Administration program.

How to Apply

Mission, Vision, and Values

Our curriculum provides the knowledge, skills, abilities and values to succeed in healthcare management.

Our Mission

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Program Outcomes and Placement

Statistics on graduation rates, three-month employment rates, and graduation opportunities.


Tuition and Financial Aid

Estimated costs for tuition, fees, and living expenses, and how you can get help to cover the costs.

Tuition and Aid