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Online Master of Health Services Administration (M.H.A.)

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Online Master of Health Services Administration (M.H.A.)

Increase your impact in health care

With a Master of Health Services Administration (M.H.A.) degree from National Louis University, you can do more to empower doctors, nurses, and others to provide patients the best care possible.

Expand your influence on the delivery of quality health care and prepare to lead with confidence with courses in operations, finance, H.R., marketing, and more — all viewed from a health care perspective. Earn your M.H.A. either fully online or through a blend of online and campus-based courses in Chicago or Tampa.

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This difference-making degree will help you:

  • Advance to a health-industry management position from a clinical or administrative role
  • Make smarter business decisions with added public health context
  • Spearhead new initiatives with enhanced planning and organizational skills
  • Understand developing trends and anticipate new ones in a dynamic field

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NLU offers 7 convenient start dates each year and it’s free to apply.

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Why choose NLU for your Online M.H.A. degree?

Finish in 20 months

You’ll take 12 courses for a total of 36 credit hours, and you can complete the program in about 20 months. Transfer up to nine credit hours from prior learning to finish even faster.

Networking potential

You’ll progress through the entire program with one group of classmates. This strengthens your professional network while enriching your experience as you learn from each classmate’s unique perspective.

IACBE-accredited

NLU’s online M.H.A. program is accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).

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Get to know NLU:

Teaching adult, non-traditional students has always been a hallmark of the NLU experience. In fact, College Factual ranks NLU #1 in the Chicago area for students age 24+.

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Earning your M.H.A. at NLU can help improve your career outlook

Potential health care administration careers

  • Clinical director
  • Director of nursing
  • Health and social service manager
  • Hospital services manager
  • Medical office manager
  • Medical records manager
  • Mental health program manager
  • Practice administrator
  • Program manager

National Average Salary

Medical and health services managers
$98,350
Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2018

I wanted to advance my knowledge and career choices. With this degree, I’m able to make a broader difference for more people in health care.

Karen Harkovich
Master of Health Services Administration


Courses include:


Control your schedule

Control your schedule

Get the flexibility you need as a working professional. View your online classes at any time during the week — you set the pace. NLU offers seven start dates per year so you can begin coursework (and graduate) faster.

Expand your professional network

Expand your professional network

Learning online does not mean learning alone. NLU helps you build a professional network with instructors and fellow online students through active discussion forums as well as project-based work (both group and individual).

Take engaging coursework

Take engaging coursework

You may be online, but you’re still part of the class. NLU’s online learning portal allows you to take a course live, or watch a recording whenever you’re ready. Coursework is delivered in multiple formats including written papers, video and slideshows with audio.


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Your success coach gives you one-on-one support

Every online student at NLU is paired with a dedicated success coach who helps in areas ranging from class projects to time management. As your biggest fan at NLU, your success coach can connect you with the resources and people you need to be successful.

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