Develop the business savvy to manage and grow healthcare organizations.
Queens University of Charlotte’s online Master of Health Administration offers an applied curriculum built on universal business practices and principled leadership translated to the healthcare environment. This hands-on approach develops your business expertise, critical thinking skills, and managerial competencies so you can meet the challenges and changes of the intricate healthcare system. Your leadership can contribute to more efficient organizations, healthier communities, and happier patients.
The online program can be completed in as few as 24 months and was designed for current healthcare professionals with 2+ years of healthcare experience. Each course's strong emphasis on applied learning means you can take the skills you learn and immediately apply them in your day-to-day tasks so you can start making a difference right away. You will learn to:
- Assess and improve existing policies, and implement new processes to streamline operations.
- Evaluate expenditures and provide cost-saving recommendations.
- Adapt procedures in response to state and federal healthcare regulations.
- Develop strategic plans for hospitals and outpatient centers.
- Find organizational efficiencies to improve patient care and overall health within your community.
- 2022 Top 15 University in the South: U.S. News & World Report
- 2018 Top 20 Most Affordable Online MHA; Grad School Hub
- 28th as Best Online MHA Program; onlinemastersdegree.org
Online MHA Career Outlook
In 2018, the median annual salary for health service managers was $99,730 and experts predict an 18% growth in the role from 2018 to 2028.1
Why Do Students Choose the Queens Online MHA?
Expert practitioner faculty. The instructors in Queens' online MHA are seasoned professionals and experts in the field of healthcare. You will gain real-world insights from today's top professionals.
Quality, affordable education. Queens University of Charlotte offers you a quality MHA program at an affordable price point, so you can put your career goals within reach.
An inspiring mission. Online MHA students are prepared not only to succeed in business but to live purposefully by helping to improve the health of patients and your community.
The framework for online MHA is based on core competencies outlined by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).
"As a busy cardiology manager at a well-known academic medical center, I was pleasantly surprised with how easily I was able to incorporate my coursework into my schedule. This program is so unique, in that it allows you to apply the coursework in real-time, almost serving as a leadership practicum for the student."
1Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/medical-and-health-services-managers.htm (visited April 6, 2020).