12 months
40888 USD/year
40888 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This master degree program of Health Administration program is offered by Cornell University. Students complete requirements in health services administration and selected electives in functional areas such as finance, marketing, information systems, and human resource management.


The Master of Health Administration program (Sloan Program) at Cornell University is a prescribed two-year program designed to prepare individuals for administrative careers in health care settings such as hospitals, management consulting firms, private industry, government agencies, health care delivery systems, long-term care, and mental health and social welfare agencies. 

Program Learning Outcomes

The Sloan Program is designed to develop student competency in five areas:

  • Communication consists of business writing and presentation skills.
  • Leadership skills and relationship management consists of leading, communicating with, and managing others; change management; ability for honest self-assessment; problem solving and decision making; working in teams.
  • Professionalism includes personal and professional ethics; emotional intelligence and critical thinking.
  • Knowledge of the healthcare environment includes health care issues and trends; health care legal principles; health policy; population health and the social determinants of health.
  • Business and analytical skills consist of financial management and accounting; organizational behavior and managing human resources; strategic planning and analysis; marketing; information management; operations management and quality and performance improvement; quantitative skills; planning and managing projects; economic analysis and application.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Health Care Organization
  • Organizational Development and Human Resources
  • Regression Analysis and Managerial Forecasting
  • Microeconomics for Management and Policy
  • Health Care Accounting
  • Health Care Strategy
  • Population Health for Health Managers
  • Health Care Marketing
  • Finance Essentials
  • Health Care Ethics
  • Healthcare Finance
  • Legal Aspects of Health Care

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

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  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • all Graduate School Requirements, including the TOEFL Exam or IELTS Academic Exam for non-native English applicants
  • two recommendations
  • M.H.A.-Students who wish to optionally submit GRE or GMAT scores may do so:
  • GRE score reporting
  • GMAT score reporting
  • or by uploading an unofficial PDF of the score report in the application portal.

Tuition Fee

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    40888 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 40888 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    40888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40888 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Ithaca

1128 - 2460 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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