Doctor of Health Administration in Operational Leadership (Qualitative Research)
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

Pursuing an online Doctor of Health Administration in Operational Leadership with a Qualitative Research approach prepares established professionals to contribute to advanced study in the field.  Facilitate strategic leadership within the next generation of healthcare through courses focused on the completion of a strong dissertation.  Core online health administration degree studies will cover highly advanced research, including but not limited to:

  • Healthcare technology
  • Economics
  • Strategic management

Students will focus heavily on approaches to leadership in technology, safety, quality and outcomes in the future of health systems.  Graduates may go on to positions in health policy, operations, research, and more.  Learn how to drive healthcare forward in a challenging marketplace with Grand Canyon University online.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)


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