Healthcare Administration

Master of Science
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The MS in Health Care Administration program is designed to provide an understanding of the modern health industry. Graduates of this program gain the knowledge, skills, and abilities to assume administrative roles in various health organizations, interact with diverse specialists, and evaluate and resolve administrative problems.


For International Students: This program is pending final approval from The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP).  International students who wish to pursue this area of study can enroll in a similar program that is already approved by SEVP and transfer to the preferred program upon approval. 

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  • Use analytical, quantitative and critical thinking skills to implement actions, foster innovation, and advance healthcare priorities.
  • Apply principles of leadership to promote teamwork and collaborative decision-making among diverse stakeholders.
  • Employ system-level thinking and communication to address healthcare delivery issues, organizational outcomes of quality and safety, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and health equity.
  • . Use information systems, data, and technology to communicate, manage risk, promote quality, and inform decision-making and strategic growth.
  • Exhibit knowledge of financial management, regulatory factors, and ethical principles to meet organizational challenges in healthcare.
  • Exemplify personal and professional accountability, a professional identity and reflective, self-directive learning for ongoing professional development.

Admissions Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized college or university
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended schools
  • Completed application with Carolina University