According to Walden University:
|Walden University’s fully online Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) degree program can put you at the forefront of the field and help you improve the experience of healthcare providers as well as patients. As a leader in healthcare education, Walden is dedicated to meeting the needs of our students, the healthcare industry, and employers. Taught by doctoral-level faculty, our online MHA degree program features curriculum with multimedia that lends a real-world perspective to your online learning experience. With an online Master of Healthcare Administration degree from Walden, you can gain the skills and credentials needed to pursue healthcare leadership roles and make a difference in your organization and community.|
|Total credit hours||53-68|
|Tuition per credit||Tuition and fees|
|Concentrations||This program offers a General Program as well as four specializations to help you meet your personal and professional goals:
General: Coursework explores the regulations, laws, court decisions, and health policies that impact health service providers.
Leadership and Organizational Development: Students will explore leadership and organizational theories, concepts, and trends in the healthcare setting.
Population Health: Healthcare professionals who focus on population health aim to address these issues by supporting preventive care initiatives, reducing healthcare inequities, and promoting longevity within specific, predetermined groups of people through social outreach and other targeted methods.
Systems and Policy: Gain a solid understanding of systems and policy theories—and the ability to think critically and creatively about the big picture, a requirement of tomorrow’s healthcare leaders and managers.
Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Designed for entrepreneurial professionals and students across all disciplines, coursework in this Walden MHA specialization covers a range of organizational activities and structures, including public, private, and nonprofit sector responses.
|Time to complete||2 years|
|Admission requirements||According to Walden University, to be eligible for admission to the Master of Health Administration program, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:
Note: the materials you are required to submit may vary depending on the academic program to which you apply.