Master of Business Administration / Health Administration
Franklin Pierce University

Program Details

The online MBA with a concentration in Health Administration program prepares students to apply best practices in business to health care settings.  These settings range from large hospitals to small, community-based organizations.  Students learn to look at situations from a system-wide perspective and apply critical leadership skills such as collaboration, inquiry, and critical analysis.  Coursework develops essential leadership and decision-making skills while studying topics including qualitative and quantitative reasoning, health policy, healthcare payment systems, and quality improvement in healthcare.  You will also gain skills in leadership, financial management, quality improvement, health policy, privacy, and legal and ethical issues.  Graduates are prepared to become healthcare managers who possess the skills to take on key roles in health administration, public health, and patient-client advocacy.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited college or university generally with a GPA of 2.8 or greater on a 4.0 scale
  • Competency in accounting, statistics, and computer skills (either pre or post admission)
  • Official transcripts from previously attended colleges and universities
  • Updated resume
  • Outline of professional aspirations and how this MBA will help the applicant achieve them (250-500 words)
  • Essay

Special Accreditation

International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education