Master On Campus

Health Administration

University of Washington

24 months
35064 USD/year
35064 USD/year
20175 USD/year
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The Master of Health Administration program at the University of Washington trains the health care leaders of tomorrow. Designed for early career professionals, our two-year, full-time program will equip you with the leadership skills needed to launch your career in health administration and make an impact on the future of health care.


Key facts

At the UW, you'll earn your degree from one of the best programs in the nation. For decades, the Health Administration program at the University of Washington has been a national leader in health administration training. It’s consistently ranked as one of the top MHA programs in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. We also offer an Executive MHA program designed for mid-level career professionals. Compare the MHA and Executive MHA programs.

Career Outlook

Career prospects in the health care sector are strong. According to the Association of University Programs in Health Administration, health care is the largest industry in the United States today and the second-largest employer, directly responsible for more than 11 million jobs.

The demand for medical services is expected to continue to grow, as baby boomers age and older adults stay active in their later years. More health administrators will be needed to organize and manage the growing numbers of health staff and programs. median salary graphicAccording to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs for health services managers are projected to increase by 20 percent between 2016 and 2026, much faster than the average of all professions. The median salary was $99,730 in 2018, with the top 10 percent of earning more than $182,600 per year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Services & Public Health 
  • Managing Health Care Organizations 
  • Group Dynamics & Team Leadership I 
  • Quantitative Methods 
  • Accounting for Health Service Managers
  • Health Management Program Seminar 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


60 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the United States, or its equivalent from a foreign institution
  • A minimum 3.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) for the last graded 60 semester credits or the last 90 graded quarter credits
  • Demonstrated English language proficiency for applicants whose native language is not English

Tuition Fee

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    35064 USD/year
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  • National

    35064 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 35064 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    20175 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 20175 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 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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