Advance in Healthcare Administration with an Online MHA

The Master of Health Administration (MHA) at Mercy College offers a cutting-edge curriculum designed to equip healthcare professionals with the leadership and ethical decision-making skills required for dynamic healthcare environments. This fully online program enables you to balance your professional commitments while advancing your career. With a focus on evidence-based decision-making, diversity, and ethical management, the MHA degree prepares you for leadership roles in various healthcare settings.

Transform Your Career with an Online MHA

Dive deep into the aspects of healthcare delivery systems, financial management, health policy, and law through our online MHA program. Our faculty members are seasoned healthcare leaders who bring real-world experience into the virtual classroom. This program is ideal for both aspiring and current healthcare professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge and leadership skills. No prior healthcare work experience is required, making it accessible for those looking to make a significant impact in the healthcare industry.

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  • Available online. Study whenever, wherever — even while you work full time

  • 6

    semesters - one course at a time

  • Limited requirements. No GRE required and no prior healthcare work experience needed.

  • 25

    student maximum class size

  • No prior healthcare work experience needed

  • 100% Online

    Learn from anywhere

Advance with Mercy's Online MHA

Credit for Expertise

The Credit for Expertise program at Mercy College of Ohio offers a pathway for healthcare professionals to convert their professional expertise into academic credits toward a Master of Health Administration. Aimed at recognizing the practical knowledge gained through professional experience, the Credit for Expertise program facilitates an accelerated route to graduate education by aligning real-world expertise with academic competencies.

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Credit for Credentials / Prior Learning Credit

Leverage your professional achievements with our Master of Health Administration program's credit for credentials option. This unique opportunity recognizes your prior learning and relevant work experience, allowing you to accelerate your path to an MHA degree. It's an ideal way to save both time and money while advancing your career in healthcare administration. Explore how your certifications and experience can give you a head start in our online MHA program.

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Health Administration Career Outlook

The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 28% job growth for medical and health services managers from 2021 to 2031, significantly above average. This surge underscores the demand for skilled administrators, with about 56,600 yearly openings due to retirements and occupational shifts. Mercy College of Ohio's Master of Health Administration equips graduates for these roles, focusing on leadership and healthcare management.

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Program Learning Outcomes

Explore the Master of Health Administration's Program Outcomes Data for insights into our graduation and retention rates. Our June 2023 report highlights the success of our students and the quality of our curriculum, with graduation rates of up to 88% and retention rates as high as 88%. Discover why our MHA program stands out for those aiming for healthcare leadership.

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  • “The most rewarding part of my Healthcare Administration Program was my optional senior practicum. Allowing me time to explore and learn more about the hospital setting, nursing leadership, management meetings, marketing, and social networking. I was delighted to have so many opportunities and knew I wanted to continue and grow under Mercy.”

    Karen Dziengelewski
    Bachelor of Science in Healthcare

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