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Health Administration - Executive Health Services Administration, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #301 (ARWU) Online
The Department of Health Management and Informatics offers a CAHME accredited Executive Master of Health Administration (Executive MHA). 
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This program is 44 credit hours beyond the bachelor’s degree and is designed for self-motivated, experienced health services professionals with a minimum of three years of relevant professional experience, including managers, mid-career professionals, and clinicians.

Health care is America’s fastest growing service industry. The Master of Health Administration focuses on the structure of health care organizations and examines important issues that impact the health care industry. The Executive MHA (eMHA) track is attractive to working health care professionals due to the online delivery format, which allows students to earn an Executive MHA degree from any location and at times convenient to each student. Throughout the program, students enhance their leadership skills. Learn from leading experts and academics in the field of health administration.

Students admitted into this program must possess a minimum of three years of relevant health care management experience. Students enroll in the program as a cohort with a maximum of 30 students. The cohort model provides faculty the opportunity to discuss issues in greater detail and allows students the ability to network among their peers. The program will be delivered in an online format.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Statistics and Research 
  • Leadership for Health Care Executives
  • Financial Accounting for Health Care Managers 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    44 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • One official transcript (in a sealed envelope) from each college/university attended.
  • Essay indicating how the Executive Master of Health Administration track will enhance career goals (1-2 pages).
  • Résumé (no longer than two pages).
  • Evidence of a minimum of three (3) years or more of relevant professional experience in healthcare.
  • Three recommendation letters that speak to your health care and/or management experience (1 of those recommendation letters must be from your current supervisor).

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

    288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    288 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 288 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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