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Program at a Glance

Type
Online Master’s
College
Community Innovation and Education
Costs
$772.69
Per Credit Hour

16
Week
Terms
44
Credit
Hours
C-A-H-M-E Accreditation

Shape the future of America’s fast growing healthcare industry.

The exciting, evolving field of healthcare depends on innovation, leadership and growth. Your Executive Master of Health Administration will pave the way to an influential career in a growing field.

With your executive health services administration degree, you will be poised to make a true impact. You’ll deepen your knowledge and skills of vital issues that shape healthcare practitioners and organizations. A masters of healthcare administration will prepare you to advance your organization in healthcare informatics, quality and risk management, policy and more.

As a leader in online MHA programs, UCF Online believes in the transformative power of higher education. When you enroll, you’ll join a dedicated cohort of no more than 30 students working towards becoming health care administrators. Through the program, you’ll connect with peers, receive personalized attention and gain a deep understanding of essential real world topics within health administration and the healthcare industry. Students should have a minimum of three years of relevant experience in healthcare management before applying and may complete their degree in as few as two years. Get started today to earn your executive health administration master’s and advance your career.

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Industry Insights

$99,730
Median
Pay Per Year

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18%
Employment
Growth Rate*

*according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Application Deadline

Fall

July 1


Spring

December 1

Ready to begin
your journey?

Application
Deadline

Fall

July 1


Spring

December 1

Ready to begin
your journey?

Courses You’ll Take Include

Addresses current leadership theory focusing on leadership styles, motivation, change management, innovation, and creativity as they relate to management of health services organizations.

Current quality-based management practices within health care organizations and effective risk management strategies for health care managers.

Financial Accounting for Health Care Managers

Examines accounting and financial management concepts, along with managerial protocols and regulatory constraints affecting health care organizations.



Skills You’ll Gain

  • Learn to master crucial healthcare-related leadership, financial and business skills
  • Stand out in in-demand healthcare settings like surgical centers, birthing centers and physician group practices
  • Advance your career while making a difference in your organization and community
Full Course List Available in the Program Brochure.

Online Support for Success

You’ve made the decision to continue your education and we’re here to help. From the moment you express interest in a UCF Online program, you’re assigned an enrollment coach to help you navigate everything from completing an application to understanding tuition and the financial aid resources available to you. Once you’re admitted, you’ll be transitioned to a personal success coach who will support you with maintaining school-life balance from the first day of classes through graduation. You’ve committed to furthering your education and we’re committed to guiding you along the way. Connect with a coach now.