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Health Administration

Montana State University Billings

Master
24 months
Duration
1088 USD/credit
540 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Health Administration (MHA) degree program is designed to provide the knowledge and skills required for leaders in health services management and administration. 

Overview

With a focus on rural-frontier healthcare delivery, the MHA is appropriate for working professionals, clinicians, mid-level managers, and others who desire to enter and advance in this growing field. The program consists of a sequence of concentrated online courses, a two-day on-campus Professional Seminar each semester, a Capstone Project, and Internship. The Internship is required of students who do not have a strong background in healthcare management or administration. The MHA degree is typically completed in 20 to 24 months.

5 Reasons to Choose MSUB for this Degree
  • Online courses provide flexibility

  • Program can be completed in 24 months

  • WICHE eligible

  • Concentrated online courses; most are 8 weeks long

  • High success rates for graduates

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Seminar I 
  • Healthcare Systems 
  • Statistics for Health Care Administration 
  • Evidence Based Management Research & Evaluation Methods
  • Managerial Accounting and Budgeting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Blended

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.
3

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.
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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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a completed graduate student application form;
  • admission test scores (a photocopy will suffice to accommodate the evaluation process but applicants must instruct the testing service to supply official copies); 
  • official transcripts reflecting all baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate work including degrees earned;
  • payment of a non-refundable application fee of $40.00;
  • a letter of intent or essay, if required by the program (See Degrees & Programs);
  • three letters of recommendation, if required by the program (See Degrees & Programs);
  • a vita or resume, if required by the program (See Degrees & Programs);
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      1088 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 1088 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
    • National

      540 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 540 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

    Funding

    The annual Graduate Studies Endowment Scholarships in honor of Drs. C. Robert Waterman, Helen Wilson and Robert McRae will be awarded in the spring. Outstanding graduate students will receive $1,000 each for the academic year as Waterman, Wilson and McRae Scholars. Need or current financial aid will not be considered in making these awards.

    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.

    Due for update

    Updated over a year ago

    Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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