Master of Health Administration
Master Of Health Administration
The IU Online Master of Health Administration is designed for working healthcare professionals who want to advance their career. This degree prepares students for greater organizational responsibilities and leadership roles.
As a student in the program, you develop business skills, build your network, gain advanced knowledge of the dynamic healthcare environment, and apply what you learn to your current work environment. You will complete projects for healthcare organizations, and learn alongside other working professionals.
Your IU Online Master of Health Administration may prepares you to advance your career in a number of health-related industries, including:
- Health systems
- Physician practices
- Health organizations
- Long-term care facilities
- Health insurance organizations
- Accountable care organizations
- Entrepreneurial start-up organizations
- Insurance companies
As a student in this program, you have the opportunity to pursue the MHA in combination with one of three other degrees:
- Master of Public Health
- Juris Doctor
- Master of Business Administration
These joint degree programs are intended to prepare leaders who want to offer both analytical thinking and a broad understanding to their industry.
Plus, many online support services are available to assist you as you progress through the program.
To earn the Master of Health Administration, you must complete 51 credit hours. Note that you are required to complete PBHL-H 514: Health Economics in person at IUPUI.
Requirements are broken down as follows:
- Health Administration core courses (48 credits)
- Practical experience courses (3 credits)
Depending on your prior experience, you may qualify for life credit in lieu of up to 9 credit hours of coursework, including the practical experience course.