Master of Healthcare Administration

Cultivating effective healthcare leaders

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Be prepared to address the challenges of an evolving healthcare environment. The Master of Healthcare Administration program enables healthcare professionals like you to obtain knowledge and skills necessary to make a significant impact in your organization and in the lives of others.


This dynamic educational experience will equip you with strong practical skills and ethical values to advance in the healthcare field.

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New cohort starts in August

This one year program is offered in a flexible format that allows you to combine graduate study with family and professional responsibilities. No GRE required.

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Forbes magazine has called a master’s degree in healthcare administration one of the best educational decisions a student can make.
It can even result in an average salary of $100,000!

When you earn a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, you are positioning yourself to take a leading management role in a hospital, practice office, long-term care facility, or any number of healthcare support organizations.

SMWC’s Master of Healthcare Administration, a FULLY ONLINE one-year educational investment, will prepare you to direct operations of various health systems, managing budgets, staff, developing programs, services, and many other aspects of organizational administration.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that the job market for health administration managers will increase over 20 percent by 2020, positioning graduating students in a market with a healthy grown rate.