Master On Campus Online

Healthcare Administration

Suffolk University

16 months
37290 USD/year
37290 USD/year
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Do you have a head for business and a heart for healthcare? The CAHME-accredited Suffolk University Healthcare Administration program aims to inspire students who are passionate about healthcare and want to improve the performance of healthcare organizations and the health of the communities they serve. 


Learn why we’re one of only two programs in New England ranked on the list of Best Health Care Management Programs by US News & World Report.

While earning your Healthcare Administration at Suffolk University, you’ll:

  • Learn from healthcare industry experts who are a mix of recognized scholars who integrate their research into their courses, and practitioners who draw from their extensive leadership and management experience
  • Study from a curriculum that aligns with professional practice and offers you the opportunity to specialize in areas of high demand (see our concentrations below)
  • Have opportunities to gain hands-on experience in key areas for the evolving healthcare industry
  • Connect with our wide alumni network who work in healthcare organizations in and around Boston
  • Take courses, either on campus or online, to meet your schedule needs and maximize your learning

Whether you’re a healthcare professional seeking to advance your career or someone who aspires to become a healthcare professional, the Suffolk Healthcare Administration gives you the specialized knowledge and skills to succeed in today’s competitive healthcare environment.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Systems I: Healthcare in the U.S.
  • Healthcare Accounting and Financial Management
  • Health Systems II: Economics, Law, and Policy
  • Healthcare Operations Management and Performance Improvement
  • Healthcare Management and Human Resources
  • Big Data and Analytics for Health and Healthcare
  • Quality, Patient Safety, and Patient Experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months
  • Part-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Note: Deadlines may differ for applications to the Online MHA Program.


42 SCH

42 or 45 


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • $50 Application Fee (waived for students who visit campus)
  • Unofficial transcripts of all post-secondary work. Admitted students enrolling in the program will need to have official transcripts, including proof of degree conferral, on file prior to their first class
  • Resume
  • Goal Statement (essay)
  • 2-minute video essay in response to a prompt (Instructions and the prompt will be provided in the application)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation 
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores are not required
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic Scores (international students only)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    37290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18645 USD per semester during 16 months.
  • National

    37290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18645 USD per semester during 16 months.
  • $1,243 per credit

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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