Healthcare Administration

Franklin University

Master Online
14 months
670 USD/credit
670 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Franklin University’s Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) degree program provides the essential knowledge required for you to undertake senior managerial and planning work in a variety of healthcare settings.


Key Features

Healthcare leadership is especially complex. It involves balancing patient needs with fiscal responsibility. Today’s evolving healthcare system needs qualified leaders to generate innovative ideas and bottom line results -- without sacrificing quality of care. Group medical practices, public health organizations, nonprofits and hospital systems all need smart and savvy healthcare administrators to lead them through the many operational challenges they face. Let Franklin University’s transfer-friendly Master of Healthcare Administration prepare you to lead.

You can move through our MHA program swiftly, realizing the real-world benefits of your degree in as few as 14 months, which is faster than many other programs. And, if you qualify, GMAT and GRE requirements may be waived, allowing you to begin your program of study immediately, without a long-preparation cycle. (Please see full program admission requirements for details.)

Franklin demonstrates its commitment to ambitious adults by honoring their previous professional experiences and credentials, which includes national certifications. If you have earned certifications through professional organizations including the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS), the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the American Hospital Association (AHA), or the American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM), you may be able to transfer in up to 4 credits, which equates to one graduate course.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Policy
  • Global Health
  • Healthcare Delivery Systems
  • Healthcare Law and Ethics

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits



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.

English requirements

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your online application using an email address that you check regularly. After you’ve applied, you’ll receive login information by email so you can track your application’s progress.
  • Apply for admission to Franklin University any time. Because our admission process for international students includes several steps to ensure a successful start, we encourage you to apply as early as possible -- at least 8 weeks before your program’s start date. 
  • Request your official transcripts from post-secondary institutions located in the U.S. and have them submitted directly to Franklin University’s Office of Transfer and Articulation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    670 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 670 USD per credit and a duration of 14 months.
  • National

    670 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 670 USD per credit and a duration of 14 months.


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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