Preparing students for leadership positions in the organization, financing, and delivery of health care 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 Health Care Administration (MHA) and Executive Master in Health Care 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

UNLV students walking on campus sidewalk
Mar. 11, 2019

Thirteen UNLV programs ranked within nation’s top 100 in U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of top graduate and professional schools.

Soumya Upadhyay, poses in front of UNLV banners on campus.
Mar. 11, 2019

After nearly losing her life in a car accident and being told she wouldn’t walk again, the public health professor is beating insurmountable odds and thriving at UNLV.

Portrait of Kurt Houser
Dec. 11, 2017

Mentoring future health care leaders is a priceless opportunity, according to this Community Health Sciences faculty member.