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


The bachelor's in health care administration is certified by the Association of University Programs in Healthcare Administration (AUPHA). The master's in public health (MPH) including the health care administration track is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

The Master of Health Care Administration (MHA) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education.

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

What's Happening

Portrait of Kurt Houser
Dec. 11, 2017

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

Betty Burston
May. 16, 2016

Marrying health care with pop culture, Betty Burston is revolutionizing the health care industry one “edutainment” project at a time.

four portraits
Nov. 4, 2015

Our Alumni of the Year tell us what the learned when they dealt with deadly viruses, used a crate for a desk, and faced a life-altering medical crisis.



The Department of Health Care Administration and Policy is proud to announce it's recent accreditation by the Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), during its Annual Meeting in May.