The Master of Health Administration (MHA) degree is a 21-month, 45-hour program designed for those seeking early career positions within the healthcare industry. It is ideal for those currently in the workforce as the courses are offered exclusively in the evenings.
Offered by UIW's H-E-B School of Business and Administration, the MHA is built upon a foundation of 23 competencies critical to the managerial success of healthcare administration professionals. The MHA will provide students with a health systems perspective built upon an understanding of health and disease, as well as the economic and social factors that influence the industry.
Courses focus on and integrate managerial responsibilities, functions, and roles related to human resources management, budgeting and financial decision making, legal and ethical issues, quality and continuous improvement, information management, marketing, health policy and strategic thinking within the context of the healthcare industry. In addition, students are provided a wide range of opportunities to gain real-world healthcare experience.
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