The health care sector is a complex environment of health care systems; not-for-profit and for-profit health organizations; medical practices; and urban, suburban, and rural settings that provide a range of health care services on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.
Health care administrators, leaders, directors, and managers are responsible for the day-to-day operations by providing executive leadership and oversight in policies and procedures, strategic vision and direction, finance and costs, and quality of care. A Master’s of Health Administration requires a range of knowledge, skills, and competencies essential for the provision of effective health care.
The University of Cincinnati Online Master of Health Administration (MHA) program prepares students to become the next generation of executive health care leaders by combining real-world experience and competency-based coursework in an innovative learning environment.
The mission of the University of Cincinnati’s online Master of Health Administration degree program is to provide working professionals who might not have ready access to traditional educational routes with a high-quality curriculum in health care management, preparing them to serve as innovative, transformative, ethical health care leaders within teams, organizations and health systems.
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If you are working in the healthcare field currently and want to take your career a step further, then a Masters of Health Administration can help you do just that. This degree is a great next step for those already in health care fields in finance, management, human resources, marketing, nursing administration, public health, and more. You’ll receive the real-world experience you need to prepare you to serve as an innovative, transformative, ethical health care leader upon graduation.
If you’re looking for an above-average salary in a growing field, an online MHA can lead to careers such as:
Classes are asynchronous, some classes are in a 7-week format some are in a 14-week format. You can log on anytime 24/7 to complete your coursework. Some, but not all tests are proctored using exam proctoring software.
No. your degree will be conferred by the University of Cincinnati, which will also be reflected on your transcripts and degree.
Yes. Our online students are no different from our on-campus students in that way. You get a specific ID that you can use to navigate different systems at UC and for potential student discounts.
The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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