Master Online

Health Management

McMaster University

12 months
11588 CAD/year
5012 CAD/year
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Regulated health care professionals gain new knowledge and hone skills required to compete for and succeed in management roles in a healthcare environment through this 32-month, part-time, or 12-month, full-time, course-based, online graduate degree in Health Management from McMaster University.


This online course-based program in Health Management from McMaster University is a result of the partnership between the DeGroote School of Business and the Faculty of Health Sciences. 

Key Features 

  • It provides regulated health professionals with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to excel as a middle or senior manager within both the public and private spheres of Canada’s healthcare sector. 
  • Although it is an online program, there are two on-site residencies lasting 3 days where students will meet their colleagues and faculty alike.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Economic Evaluation in Healthcare 
  • Strategic Writing for Healthcare Professional 
  • Knowledge Translation in Healthcare Practice and Management 
  • Quality and Safety in Healthcare 
  • Health Management Independent Experiential Study 
  • Health Systems and Policy Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 32 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Typical Deadline: second to last Monday in January


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • B+ (B- for Engineering) minimum average, based on a full year equivalent of final year courses (3rd/4th level) relevant to the program
  • Each program may set additional/higher requirements. Please review the program website for details.
  • Degrees and grades from foreign universities are evaluated for their equivalency to McMaster’s. Please contact the program for specific details.
  • Departments or programs may establish additional requirements, such as scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Admission is competitive: meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission
  • The admission decision is not subject to appeal
  • Applicants who do not meet the above mentioned requirements, should consult the Graduate Calendar to determine the requirements for exceptional cases

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11588 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5794 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    5012 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2506 CAD per semester during 12 months.


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