Offered both online and on-campus, our Master of Healthcare Administration (M.H.A.) program prepares students for leadership and management positions in today's complex, dynamic healthcare industry. This 42-credit program is the only M.H.A. in New Jersey accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME).
Our students come from all areas of the industry, including hospitals, healthcare systems, assisted-living facilities, insurance organizations, pharmaceutical companies and many other healthcare institutions.
Our students' diverse backgrounds and experiences foster lively, enlightening class discussions and build strong professional networks. Whether you take the program online or on campus, you will benefit from Seton Hall's proximity to New York City and New Jersey's pharmaceutical and biotechnology corridor, leading to strong relationships with some of the industry's biggest players.
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“I was starting to make advances in my career, and I needed the M.H.A. degree to take the next step. It's a very competitive market. I don't see anyone going past the director level without having this advanced degree.”Darrell K. Terry Sr., M.H.A. '01, FACHEChief Operating Officer, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey
Admission to the Seton Hall M.H.A. program is competitive. Consideration is given to applicants' academic record, personal essay, recommendation letters and work experience.
Online M.H.A. Program
- July 1 for Fall Semester
On-Campus M.H.A. Program
- August 1 for Fall Semester
- December 1 for Spring Semester
M.H.A. faculty are doctorally prepared professors within the School of Health and Medical Sciences. They understand the needs of adult and non-traditional students and will work closely with you to help you advance your career goals. Many of the M.H.A. program's adjunct professors and guest lecturers are actively working in healthcare management.
In response to society's rapidly changing healthcare needs, the School of Health and Medical Sciences combines the expertise of Seton Hall University with the resources of affiliate hospitals and clinical sites to provide exemplary academic and clinical training in two distinct divisions: graduate education in health sciences and administration, and post-medical school residencies and fellowships. The school's emphasis on interprofessional education prepares healthcare leaders of tomorrow to focus on patient-centered care and to make a difference in patients' lives and their communities.