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Admission and Program Requirments - Master of Science in Healthcare Administration

Admissions Requirements

In addition to a completed admissions application, the following are required:
  • Graduation from an accredited baccalaureate program
  • Official transcripts of past collegiate work including post-baccalaureate work
  • Résumé
  • Personal statement

Note: GMAT scores may be requested from students if some application requirements are not sufficient to make an admission decision.

Program Requirements*

First Year

Course #Course NameCredits
HCA 001

Transition to Graduate Studies


HCA 515

Management and Structural Analysis of Healthcare Organization

ENT 530

Organizational Performance and Ethics

HCA 540

Human Resources Management in Healthcare

NURS 520Advocacy: Practice in Global Political and Social Systems3

Statistical Analysis for Business

FIN 572

Financial Tools and Techniques

Second Year
CS 630Information Technology and Management of Data3
HCA 650Principles of Project Management3
HCA 590Advanced Healthcare Policy3
HCA 530Advanced Leadership and Strategies3
NURS 620Critiques of Quality and Safe Practice Research: Implications for Healthcare Administration3
BUS 501Advanced Business Dimensions of Healthcare3
ENT 595Competency Portfolio Review and Assessment3
 Total credits:39

*Please note: Course offerings are subject to change.

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Admissions Contact

Olga Velasquez, M.A
Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions
Email | 201.355.1449
3rd Floor, Castle, Rutherford Campus

Program Contact

Dr. David Turi, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, School of Business
Email | 201.559.3327
Blessed Mary Angela Hall, second floor
Rutherford Campus