Master of Healthcare Administration

Master of Healthcare Administration -- MHA

Starting Fall 2022, the School of Population Health, Nutrition & Wellness will offer an online MHA program that prepares healthcare professionals to fulfill the demands of the ever-changing healthcare system as managers, administrators, and leaders in various private and government healthcare settings. The program is devoted to improving health services delivery in the United States and globally.

Program Information

The MHA program focuses on healthcare knowledge with integrated business administration and is designed for professionals with experience in healthcare who want to become leaders in health administration and for professionals who wish to shift to healthcare administration and management. The program is feasible for full-time or part-time students, providing flexibility for working professionals to meet work and life balance needs. The program prepares graduates for careers in health services settings such as hospitals, physician offices, government, outpatient care centers, nursing care facilities, and home healthcare services.


  • 40 semester credits, plus 2-5 credits of practicum

  • 100 percent online

  • Can be completed in two years or less with a maximum limit of six years for part-time students



  • August 1


  • At least a bachelor's degree and satisfy one of the following:
    •  Have an overall GPA of at least 2.60 in undergraduate courses
    •  Have a GPA of at least 2.75 on last 50 percent of undergraduate courses
    •  Have a graduate GPA of at least 3.00 on 8-semester credits or more earned in courses graded A-F
    •  Hold a previous master's degree
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Minimum TOEFL score of 80 or 6.5 on the IELTS English Proficiency if language of education was not English


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The Office of Graduate Enrollment reserves the right to request additional documents.

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Fall Application Deadline: August 1

For More Information Please Contact:


Dr. Jean Cadet 

Interim Chair, Director of Masters of Health Administration



Nicole Boddeti

Assistant to the chair