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Western Connecticut State University

24 months
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26476 USD/year
26476 USD/year
13252 USD/year
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About

Western Connecticut State University’s Master of Health Administration program prepares students for managerial positions in a range of health services organizations. The program is designed for part-time study; classes are scheduled in the evenings and occasionally on Saturdays.

Overview

Western Connecticut State University’s Master of Health Administration program Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills when facilitating group interactions, preparing written analyses, presenting compelling arguments and solutions, preparing well-documented plans, reports, and papers and when sharing core   health administration principles, concepts and practices.
  • Apply leadership techniques appropriate for the context to inspire and influence individuals and teams to pursue a shared vision and goals.
  • Demonstrate awareness of the multidisciplinary nature of healthcare operations and take responsibility for acting effectively and professionally in teams as a team leader and/or as a member.
  • Apply critical thinking and analytical skills to assess situations, identify challenges and opportunities, solve problems, implement solutions, and evaluate results in health care delivery.
  • Make decisions and conduct oneself according to high ethical and professional standards.
  • Apply knowledge of management and leadership theories and practices to design, organize, mange and improve health care systems and organizations in compliance with industry standards and overall mission.
  • Apply the knowledge of health care organization’s structure, operation, finance, accounting, technology and context to design systems of care, develop operational plans and strategic plans in line with organization’s overall mission and strategy.
  • Identify and evaluate ways to strengthen the U.S. healthcare system by critically comparing it to international health care systems.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Leadership
  • Human Resource Management
  • Health Delivery Systems
  • Health Services Financial Management
  • Managing Health Services Organizations
  • Health Services Quality Tools
  • Health Services Tech and Innovation
  • Health Policy
  • Strategic Managing for Health Services

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to the M.H.A. program requires submission of the following materials:

  • a completed application for graduate study – Online application
  • submit official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate courses and degrees
  • if your undergraduate grade point average (GPA) is less than 3.0, complete and pass (> 35th percentile) an entrance examination score from one of the following: Miller Analogies Test (MAT); Graduate Record Examination (GRE); Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
  • submit two letters of recommendation
  • submit a current resume or curriculum vita

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26476 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13238 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    26476 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13238 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13252 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6626 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Danbury

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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