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Degree Program Requirements

The Executive Master of Health Administration requires completion of 42 credit hours. The executive option does not require a thesis. Students must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited school.

Core Courses (33 credit hours)           

PH 520: Biostatistics for Public Health           

PH 582: Epidemiology

PH 583: Public Health Administration

PH 587: Health Behavior        

HCA 540: Health Care Organization and Management           

HCA 541: Strategic Management & Marketing of Health Services     

HCA 542: Health Care Human Resources Administration      

HCA 543: Health Care Quality and Accountability    

HCA 545: Managerial Finance for Health Services     

HCA 551: Health Care Jurisprudence 

HCA 586: Health Economics & Policy           


Electives (3 credit hours)

Select one of the following classes 

HCA 555: Healthcare Preparedness and Leadership   

HCA 556: Ambulatory Care/Rural Health      

HCA 572: Special Topics in Health Services  

PH 584: Principles of Environmental Health  

HCA 544: Healthcare Systems Design and Behavior  

HCA 564: Health Systems Informatics           

HCA 574: Decision Making in Health Care    


Executive Option

Two 3 credit hour courses in a concentration area. Advisor approval is required.


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 Last Modified 8/4/16