M.Sc. On Campus

Health Administration and Leadership

Saginaw Valley State University

12 months
22438 USD/year
22438 USD/year
11924 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Health Administration and Leadership program from Saginaw Valley State University  is designed exclusively for clinicians, physicians, advanced practice providers, and current health care administrators. Advance your career and become a top health care administrator when you acquire the administration and management skills  critical to being a leader and effective administrator!


The Master of Science in Health Administration and Leadership from Saginaw Valley State University provides interdisciplinary preparation for students pursuing a career in administration and leadership of health or human services organizations. The program includes theoretical and experiential learning opportunities. Core courses provide a sound foundation in health and organizational management and leadership.


Graduates of this program will acquire knowledge and skill in:

  • Improvements implemented to transform health and human services systems at the macro and microsystem levels
  • Value of health information technology to the healthcare organization
  • Art and science of management and leadership of health or human services organizations
  • Community development for organizational and system health
  • Organizational process improvement and project planning
  • Ethical, legal, and regulatory aspects of leadership practice in health and human services
  • Population health, community health needs assessment and community benefit
  • Managerial finance and healthcare reimbursement

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Health Accreditation and Process Improvement 
  •  Health Care Finance 
  •  Medical Informatics for Health Management 
  •  Human Resources Development 
  •  US Health & Human Services Policy
  •  Ethics in the Professions 
  •  Population Health and Community Benefit 
  •  Leadership of Hlth & Human Services Org 
  •  Program Evaluation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

 A completed graduate application, including: 

  • Official copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts.
  • At least 3 credits of undergraduate statistics or research.
  • Resume which includes education, employment, scholarship, and service.
  • One or two page statement of academic and career goals.
  • Two letters of reference, preferably from educators or employers.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22438 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 22438 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22438 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11924 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11924 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Michigan City

978 - 1583 USD /month
Living costs

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


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