Health Administration (MHA)

Health Administration (MHA) Website

Program Description

The Online Master of Health Administration program was designed to provide you with the leadership and management skills you need to run today’s complex US healthcare systems successfully. Woven into each course are themes of evidence-based management, leadership and ethics, health equity, effective communication, and career development.

This CAHME-accredited program provides you with NYU Wagner's high caliber of instruction and resources while using innovative tools and technologies for a truly unique learning experience.

During this seven-term program, you will have autonomous online coursework, and one hour of live discussions per week/per course.  Additionally, you will attend one on-site, two-and-a-half-day immersion experience held in New York City. For the on-site immersion, NYU Wagner will cover your lodging and most meals during the course.

Upon completion of the Online MHA, you will have a deep knowledge of the US healthcare system, leadership and management skills, and the ability to think critically to help you become a senior healthcare leader. By leveraging the full breadth of NYU Wagner’s resources, you’ll experience an innovative online learning environment that uses the latest technologies to effectively engage and connect you with students across the country in the healthcare field.


Admission to the MHA program requires the following:

  • Online Application
  • Essays
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Interview (by invitation only)
  • Standardized Test Scores (optional)
  • Application Fee

See How to Apply for additional admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.