It’s no surprise that the health care industry is one of the largest job sectors in our economy, and health care leaders are needed to support the medical professionals who save our lives and keep us healthy. Methodist University’s online MHA provides health care organization coursework that will give you the strategies, tools, and techniques you need to lead teams, make important decisions, and understand organizational effectiveness and change processes to improve performance.
Common Career Paths
Some of the top jobs for those with a Master of Health Administration include hospital CEO, healthcare administrator, chief executive officer, nursing director, healthcare consultant, and much more.
Common Salary Ranges for Graduates
As mentioned above, there’s a long list of career opportunities for those with a Master of Health Administration. But, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the average annual salary for the following positions (which may require additional education) in North Carolina in 2021:
- Chief executive officer: $213,020
- Medical and health services manager: $119,840
Average Tuition Cost
Tuition cost for the MU Online Master of Health Education program is $545 per credit hour, for a total of $19,620 for the program prior to transfer credits and financial aid being applied.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
More than 97% of MU students receive some form of financial aid, with the University offering more than $24 million annually to students for scholarships. If a student is active military, family of active military, or a veteran, they may also qualify for MU’s military education benefits.