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Healthcare Administration, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Online
The rapid growth and change within the healthcare system have created demand for health services managers. As a health administrator, you can lead dynamic organizations and make a difference in patient care by finding creative solutions to complex issues. The Healthcare Administration program is offered by Bellevue University.

About

The Healthcare Administration program at Bellevue University prepares professionals who are seeking leadership roles within:

  • Hospitals
  • Medical group practices
  • Long-term care organizations
  • Home health
  • Public health administration

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 MHA degree is recognized in the healthcare field as an important credential for assuming a position of significant authority in hospital administration or healthcare management.

The online MHA cohort degree program allows you to progress from start to finish with a tight-knit group of peers who each contribute unique professional backgrounds and experiences, along with guidance from faculty with real-world industry expertise. Integrating hands-on, applied learning with theory, all Bellevue University degrees are designed to deliver a transformative learning experience that is flexible to accommodate your personal and work life.

Program Outcomes

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:

  • Analyze behaviors demonstrated by a healthcare leader regarding effectiveness and subsequent recommendations for development.
  • Assess the integration of operational systems within healthcare organizations for improved patient and organizational outcomes.
  • Evaluate the integration and application of health information technology (HIT) best practices in healthcare organizations for improved decision making, care delivery or business outcomes.

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

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    530

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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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).

Admission requirements:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • An official evaluation of foreign credentials
  • Verification of funds to show sufficient funds to study in the United States

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

    585 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 585 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    585 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 585 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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