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Healthcare Administration, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Online
As a health administrator, you can lead dynamic organizations and make a difference in patient care by finding creative solutions to complex issues. Health administrators may be responsible for services, facilities, programs, budgets, staff, and relationships with other organizations as well as the public.

About

The online MHA program will help you develop the decision-making and other advanced skills the Healthcare Leadership Alliance (HLA) has defined for ensuring the delivery of quality healthcare. The Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) degree will help prepare you for a leadership role within healthcare organizations with the relevant skills to advance your career. Graduates will learn to:

  • Communicate effectively to facilitate organizational goals.
  • Assess the use of health information within their respective healthcare organizations.
  • Apply human resource management principles within various healthcare organization systems.
  • Improve managerial practices in a healthcare organization.
  • Develop strategies to address leadership issues in healthcare.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Leadership and Team Development
  • Health Information Technology and Administration
  • Quality Management
  • Legal, Ethical, and Compliance Issues
  • Organizational Design and Delivery Systems
  • Healthcare Finance

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

You must meet the following admission requirements:

  •  Possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or a U.S. equivalent degree from a nationally or internationally accredited college or university.
  • Have maintained a GPA of 2.5 or better from the most recent 60 credits of coursework earned toward the bachelor’s degree or have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or better in previous graduate level coursework earned toward the graduate degree. 
  • Colleges may require letters of recommendation and essays in certain circumstances.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 565 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 565 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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