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Be a leader in today’s complex health care industry. Get your Master of Health Administration degree from Briar Cliff University, and be prepared to lead through today’s health challenges — while innovating for tomorrow’s.

Program Overview


The Master of Health Administration (MHA) is a 36-credit hour, accelerated program designed to be completed in as little as one calendar year. During this time, you’ll get a broad understanding of the global health care systems, financial management and legal and regulatory issues in health care. The MHA prepares you to advance and pursue work in public service, health care administration and private consulting. 

Program Features


CONVENIENT, ONLINE COURSES »

All coursework is offered in an accommodating online format using our cutting-edge online learning platform. See if you're ready to learn online.

FINISH IN JUST 12 MONTHS »

Motivated students can complete the MHA in as little as 12 months. To do so, you need to enroll in two classes per  “module.” Modules are eight weeks long, and two modules will be offered consecutively every semester (fall, summer and spring). For more information, contact an advisor. 

CLASSES WITH REAL-WORLD IMPACT »

In our curriculum, you'll bridge the industry's best practices with teachings relevant to the real issues facing health care today. Apply what you learn in the classroom at work — the very next day!

INTERPROFESSIONAL LEARNING »

You can learn a lot from your peers. That’s why we encourage class projects and groupwork that fosters interprofessional leadership. You won’t just work with students focused on administration — you’ll take classes with nursing students, physical therapy students and kinesiology students. 

CARING, VETERAN FACULTY MEMBERS »

Who says an online degree can’t be personal? Our instructors are doctoral level professors and local leaders in the industry, and they'll be with you at every step — never more than an email, phone call or video chat away. 

Getting Started


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Class Format

Online courses

Next Start Dates

» Aug. 21, 2017
» Jan. 23, 2018

Tuition Cost

$400/credit

Completion

36 credit hours

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