MHA Online

Health Administration (Online)

18 months
957 USD/credit 28710 USD/year
957 USD/credit 28710 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Health Administration Online from University of Maryland is a rigorous, multi-disciplinary program with courses in public health services administration, epidemiology, environmental health, biostatistics, health behaviors and determinants, health policy, health law and ethics, health economics and analysis.


Key facts

The Master of Health Administration Online from University of Maryland is a 45-credit professional graduate program that prepares graduates to manage the many complex health-related organizations including hospitals, health care systems, insurance companies, long term care facilities, managed care organizations, rehabilitation agencies, public health clinics, state agencies, among others. 

The curriculum also includes an internship and a capstone project that integrates all course learning and experiences. The program may be completed in 24 months of full-time study; part-time study is welcomed. Online instruction is supplemented by a total of four to five weekend days of residency held at the UMD College Park campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Systems
  • Healthcare Management: Foundations and Principles
  • Health Law and Ethics
  • Healthcare Strategic Planning and Marketing
  • Healthcare Financial Management
  • Continuous Quality Improvement in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Leadership and Communications
  • Public Health Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution, or an equivalent degree from a non-U.S. institution.
  • Applicants must have earned a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in all prior undergraduate and graduate coursework.
  • Applicants must provide an official copy of a transcript for all of their post-secondary work.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 957 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    28710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 957 USD per credit during 18 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.

Our partners

Health Administration (Online)
University of Maryland


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!