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Master of Health Administration

Where business meets health care.

Objective

Health care expenditures are approaching 20 percent of the U.S. economy. With the growing importance of the health sector, the demand for highly trained business leaders who can successfully navigate the rapidly changing industry has never been stronger.

Students earning their Master of Health Administration degree will hone their skills in business fundamentals. They also gain a comprehensive lens through which to approach solutions through first-hand experience of daily operations and opportunities to improve processes.

Who's It For?

Miami Herbert’s Master of Health Administration program helps advane the careers of those who are passionate about making a difference in the health care industry. Rise as a leader and make an impact on the lives of others by developing an understanding of business principles and their application to the health care sector.

Program Type
Specialized Masters

Location
On Campus

Duration
1-2 years

Time Commitment
Full Time

Start Date
August

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Master of Health Administration

Differentiators

If your passion is in the health sector, this degree has clear differentiators to help you gain the knowledge base and confidence to make critical decisions for any organization and join future leaders in the business of health care.
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Female/Male

Fifty percent of the health administration class is female, and the other male; promoting open-mindedness and new perspectives that prepare students for the diverse workforce.

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Ranked Best Health Care Management Program in 2019 by US News & World Report.

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Future-Proof Your Career

When you graduate from Miami Herbert, you join a diverse community of 45,000+ business leaders around the world. One-on-one career coaching accelerates your opportunities. Alumni employers include:

  • Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia
  • Ingenieria y Sistemas Electromedicos
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Medtronic
  • Scrivas Medical Company
  • University of Miami Health System
  • University of Minnesota Physicians
  • WB Mason
In Their Own Words

Our Students

The health administration degree prepares students to lead as administrators of health care systems, physician groups, insurance companies, medical device companies and health care facilities in addition to public service, consulting, the pharmaceutical industry or in health policy organizations.
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Full-time student

“The Miami Herbert Business School is a world class institution which provides its students with endless networking opportunities to increase their professional relationships and make lifelong connections.”

Christopher Hoeynck Master of Health Administration
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Full-time student

“This program has taught me to approach both work and personal situations through a different lens. By applying basic principles of marketing and logic, I have been able to build my competitive advantages which are essential in the workplace.”

Micaela Stravinos Master of Health Administration
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Faculty

Our outstanding faculty are recognized worldwide for their teaching and cutting-edge research.
Steven G. Ullmann, Department Chair and Professor, Health Management and Policy

Steven G. Ullmann

Department Chair and Professor, Health Management and Policy
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Michael French

Professor, Health Management and Policy Academic Director, Masters in Health Administration Program
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Karoline Mortensen

Associate Professor, Health Management and Policy
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Emma Boswell Dean

Assistant Professor, Health Management and Policy

Meet your Enrollment Advisor

Ruth Wright is the Assistant Director of Admissions and manages enrollment for the Master of Health Administration Program. Ruth earned her B.A. in Communications from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2005 and has worked for over 10 years in the corporate world. She joined The U in 2016 and enjoys transforming the lives of our students through academic and career advice.
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