Health Administration by the Numbers
17% The projected growth of jobs for medical and health service managers from 2014 to 2024 — U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
333,000 The number of health service managers working in health care at the state, local, and private level in 2014 — U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
56,300 The projected increase of MHA-related jobs from 2014 to 2024 — U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Why choose Regis for your master’s in health care administration?
Reputation for Academic Excellence
The online MHA is a virtual extension of our highly regarded on-campus program. Regis is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Health Care Expertise
Our courses are taught by active health administration professionals who have an insider’s perspective on the leadership and management competencies the field demands, and we design our curriculum to build those skills. Unlike many health care administration graduate programs, our curriculum also gives you an in-depth view of the political and policy context in which health care services are paid for and delivered.
Dedication to Social Justice
Our commitment to social justice and lifelong learning isn’t summed up in one lecture; it’s woven into each course. Our MHA degree is designed to help you make lasting change in health care by leading and managing organizations to increase access to high-quality health care for all people.
We’re here to support you. By offering our distinguished MHA online with several degrees of student support and no GRE requirements, we’re opening the door for health care professionals to tackle the growing complexities of the industry, assume more responsibility, and increase your autonomy and leadership in the field.
What can you learn with our MHA?
Our MHA is designed to help you see health care administration from a business, policy, and patient perspective. Develop your strategic management style. Learn about the ethics, governance, finances, and policies that shape health care organizations at the highest level. Bring your expertise to the community through effective public relations and by creating public health awareness. Use your knowledge to help health care organizations and public health programs evolve technologically and maximize health informatics. Develop important leadership qualities, including:
Professional and interpersonal communication
Accounting and financial literacy
MHA-related job titles:
Chief Nursing Officer
Chief Operations Officer
Health Informatics Specialist
Health Care Actuary
Health Information Manager
Assisted Living Administrator
Pharmaceutical Quality Director
Health Care Marketing Manager
Hospital Media Relations Specialist
*Median salaries according to January 2016 reports from Payscale.com
**Median salaries according to May 6, 2016 reports from Indeed.com
Where can you work with an MHA?
Health care administration graduates work wherever health care is delivered or administered.
Where MHA graduates work:
Nursing and residential long-term care facilities
Primary care and specialty care practices
Ambulatory and outpatient care
*Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Insurance companies and government agencies
Home health services
Public health programs and agencies
Q&A Podcast with Program Director
Mary Ann Hart
Program director Mary Ann Hart answers frequently asked questions about the Regis online Master of Health Administration degree. You can learn more about the Regis all-inclusive admissions approach and why we encourage students from all disciplines, backgrounds, and experiences to enroll in our online MHA program. Listen now to discover how you can enjoy a rich learning environment through regular discussion boards, focused field experience, and weekly communication.
As a leader in education, Regis is dedicated to offering programs with a holistic view of health care and designed for the future of the field. Through cutting-edge coursework, industry-active faculty members, and an array of majors and graduate programs, Regis has been able to positively impact the educational community, health care landscape, and personal lives of students nationwide.
“In recent years, Regis has become a powerhouse for professional and graduate education in nursing and health sciences. As a result, our university has become increasingly visible locally, nationally, and internationally.”
President Dr. Antoinette Hays, RN, Ph.D.
When you choose Regis, you join a closely-knit community with big university benefits. As a Regis student, you have the opportunity to build a solid health care foundation, lasting professional connections, and the specialized expertise you need to expand your skills and perspective. Prepare to enter in-demand fields such as nursing and health administration confidently with an education of the highest standard.
Let’s move forward
Wherever you are in your career and wherever you want to be, look to Regis for a direct path. Fill out our form to learn more about our program options or to get started on your advanced health care degree today.