Master of Health Administration
Highly Ranked Program
Ranked in the top 5 health administration programs by U.S. News & World Report, our Master of Health Administration program is an “industry specific” MBA program — which means you will have rigorous business and management training while learning about the uniqueness of the health care and nonprofit sectors.
Required Year-Long Administrative Residency
As a third-year MHA student, you will participate in a 12-month paid administrative residency, an opportunity to be mentored by leading health care executives in major health care delivery organizations around the nation.
The VCU-MHA is differentiated from other top-ranked programs by our singular focus of healthcare delivery organization leadership. Our goal is for every graduate to be "Leadership Ready" in hospitals, physician practices, health systems and long-term care. The result of this focus is career advancement that is unmatched by any other program. Typically, successful applicants show evidence of personal achievement, scholarship, intellectual ability and professional promise for a career in health services administration.
We encourage you to browse this area of our site to learn more about the MHA requirements as well as some of our most successful alumni. As always, please contact us with any questions you may have about our program.