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MAA Healthcare Administration

The Master Arts in Administration (MAA) in Healthcare Administration provides you with unique expertise in health services management that will prepare you to serve in a variety of healthcare organizations to include those in hospital, group practice, health insurance and other clinical and administrative settings.

Major Requirements

Core Coursework (18 hours)

HADM 6305 - Healthcare Finance I
ORGD 6320 - Organizational Behavior and Learning
ORGD 6330 - Organizational Research & Assessment
BMGT 6311 - Human Resource Management
ADMN 6360 - Management Concepts and Issues
ADMN 6375 - Strategic Planning and Policy

Concentration Coursework (15 hours)

HADM 6306 - Healthcare Finance II
HADM 6330 - Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare
HADM 6340 - Quality and Continuous Improvement in Healthcare Organizations
HADM 6360 - Managing Healthcare Organizations
HADM elective

Completion of the Capstone course (3 hours)

ORGD 63CS - MAA Capstone
 


Differences between Master of Arts in Administration-Healthcare Administration (MAA-HA) and Master's of Health Administration (MHA)

Program Program Summary & Accreditation Length of Commitment Tuition Features/Benefits
MAA-HA

Designed to offer a program of study that allows students to gain the knowledge and skills required of their career fields. Prepares working professionals for a position in a variety of organizations to include hospitals, insurance and administrative settings.

Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

12 months
(36 hours)
UIW Graduate tuition rates
  • 100% online
  • 8-week courses
  • No academic fees
  • Faculty are scholar-practitioners with real world experience
MHA

Designed for those seeking early career positions within the healthcare industry. Built upon a foundation of 24 competencies critical to the managerial success of healthcare administration professionals.

Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and CAHME accredited

21 months
(45 hours)
UIW Graduate tuition rates
  • Evening in classroom
  • 8-week courses
  • Cohort-based
  • Full-time faculty
  • View MHA webpage

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UIW Online Fall I term starts Aug 22, 2016
Application deadline is Aug 14

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