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Master of Health Administration
The Master of Health Administration (MHA) is a graduate degree designed specifically for managers or administrators in health services, health professionals who have managerial and administrative responsibilities, health professionals who change their careers to become managers and administrators, as well as for those managers who work in related fields such as health insurance, government health policy, and the pharmaceutical industries. The MHA provides students with graduate level knowledge, tools, techniques and insights to become capable managers and administrators in various organizations in health services.

The MHA degree program is a 45 credit-hour program. Students must take ten core courses in health administration, one capstone course, and four electives from disciplines such as health administration, business administration, or management science. The combination of core courses and electives provides a strong foundation in theory and practice to allow MHA graduates to do a good job performing their managerial and administrative duties in health services.

MHA Program Objectives

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:
  • Evaluate the impact of economic, social, and policy factors on health policy
  • Analyze legal and ethical issues relevant to healthcare administration
  • Examine data in health care organizations with qualitative, quantitative and decision making tools
  • Apply knowledge and skills necessary to manage and administer health care organizations
MHA Core Courses
HA 200 Health Services System
HA 202 Law and Ethics in Health Services
HA 204 Epidemiology and Public Health
HA 210 Statistics in Health Services
HA 231 Organizational Behavior in Health Services
HA 240 Health Services Marketing
HA 250 Healthcare Management
HA 252 Long-Term Care Management
HA 280 Financial Management in Health Services
HA 285 Economics of Health and Healthcare
MHA Capstone Course
HA 299 Health Policy
MHA Acceptable Electives
HA 251 Managed Healthcare
HA 253 Quality Management in Health Services
HA 258 Global Health
HA 281 Managerial Accounting in Healthcare
MGT 201 Communication and Soft Skills
MGT 230 Leadership and Organization
MGT 250 Project Management

 MGT 280 is a valid substitute for HA 280
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