The online MS in Health Administration is practice-based and designed to give you the skills and experience to improve the performance of your organization and your career. Saint Joseph's program was designed knowing that superior patient care begins with effective administration of the complex and ever-evolving health care delivery system.
Taught by experience-rich professors from various segments of the healthcare industry, the online master’s in health administration goes beyond theories and generalities of health administration to deliver practical lessons specific to today’s health care challenges.
Saint Joseph's online MS in Health Administration is focused on patient-centered care and prevention while managing costs, incorporating vital skills in research, laws, and industry practices. Students have a choice between in-demand, career-oriented concentrations:
Organization Development and Leadership – enhances your skills in managing and developing healthy organizational cultures in healthcare environments. Coursework explores group dynamics and team leadership, organizational theories and systems thinking, leadership competencies for guiding organizations, and implementing successful change management throughout complex healthcare systems.
General Track – explores the complex moral and ethical health care considerations that often dominate executive-level decision making.
Informatics – focuses on effective management, development, and evaluation of EMRs and other emerging health care technologies with emphasis on improving the quality of care through enhanced data management.
- Must have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university
- An undergraduate GPA of at least 2.8
- Official transcripts
- Two letters of recommendation
- Personal statement
- Current resume
School Accreditation Statement
Middle States Commission on Higher Education