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Advancing the Quality of Healthcare Education

Preparing students for leadership positions in the organization, financing, and delivery of healthcare services.


Our accredited programs are recognized for advancing the quality of healthcare education, providing students with critical skills and knowledge that help prepare them for leadership roles in health care organizations.

Our Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration and Policy program is certified by the Association of University Programs in Healthcare Administration (AUPHA). Our Master in Healthcare Administration (MHA) and Executive Master in Healthcare Administration (EMHA) programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME).

For more information on other programs or departments please visit the School of Public Health website.

AUPHA - Excellence in Health Administration Education
CAHME - Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management

What's Happening

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Dec. 17, 2019

UNLV president Marta Meana will highlight four graduating students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the Class of 2019.

A man in a gray jacket stands in front of UNLV memorabilia
Nov. 14, 2019

Achievement in Service Award winner Ken Bahl has been a key figure in UNLV's Alumni Association.

A woman sits at a desk in a dark room
Nov. 7, 2019

MGM College Opportunity Program at UNLV offers a flexible and affordable way for the company's employees to complete their degrees.




UNLV School of Public Health
University Gateway Building
4700 S. Maryland Pkwy. Ste. 335
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Mail Stop: 3063

The Department of Health Care Administration and Policy is one of the departments in the School of Public Health.