Online Master of Health Administration (MHA) in Health Systems Management
Innovate Solutions to Improve the Future of Health Care
Located in Virginia. Serving the World.
As the health care industry evolves, organizations need innovative leaders to improve operations and the quality of patient care. Join the online MHA in Health Systems Management program from George Mason University to develop the management expertise needed to help make health systems more efficient while delivering a high level of care to patients.
Mason’s experienced faculty will immerse you in an evidence-based curriculum with opportunities for experiential learning, helping you develop the skills to lead teams within health systems. You’ll engage with your professors and peers throughout the program, building your professional network while enhancing your teamwork abilities.
This online program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), signaling the high quality of Mason’s courses. You will also complete a field-based capstone to apply your health systems management expertise in a real-world setting.
Discover the rich online learning experiences available exclusively from Virginia’s largest research university. Plus, capitalize on the proven career and advancement achieved by graduates of Mason’s online programs.
No. 32 Health Care Management Program1
Top 10 Online Master’s Degrees for ROI2
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An Evidence-Based MHA Curriculum Focusing on Your Success
Health care is evolving quickly. As a result, Mason’s expert faculty emphasize cutting-edge topics relating to health care, helping you develop as an innovative manager. In addition to learning finance, human resources, and information systems through a health management lens, you’ll build an ethical focus for improving patient quality while streamlining health care delivery.
Preparing Healthcare Leaders and Innovators
The online MHA in Health Systems Management emphasizes experiential learning which is key to developing the skills you need to lead real-world settings. Connect with us to learn more about our high-quality courses and rich, meaningful engagement with professors and peers to create a unique and personally rewarding environment.
“The Master of Health Administration (MHA) in Health Systems Management program has contributed to my professional development by pushing me to tap into my skills in preparation for an executive-level job in this ever-changing healthcare industry. In my search for an MHA program, my priority was finding a CAHME accredited online program that offered flexibility without compromising my learning experience. This program offered a challenging curriculum and checked all my boxes. I never felt disconnected from my classmates or faculty members, and rather developed strong relationships through the various group projects and class sessions that were hosted throughout the program. The faculty members were beyond supportive throughout my journey and fostered a sense of community. I am so grateful to have completed my graduate degree with George Mason University and encourage anyone who is looking to advance their career to go for it!”— Amany A.
Rigorous Academic Standards. Flexible Online Format.
At Mason, we design online programs to offer innovative experiences that propel your ambitions. Like our students on campus, you’ll benefit from our commitment to academic rigor and integrity while learning from the same renowned faculty. And the online format means you can seek an impressive graduate degree or certificate without leaving home, while stationed abroad, and even while traveling. Plus, access advising services online to get the guidance you need to graduate.
Take Your Career to the Heart of Health Care Innovation
Honing your ability to improve health care quality and efficiency through innovation can make you an asset in this evolving sector. That’s clear when you consider the employment of medical and health services managers is expected to grow 28% from 2021 to 2031.3 Additionally, the median salary for health care roles was $75,040 in May 2021.4
8 Professional Settings for MHA Graduates
- Health systems
- Consulting and regulatory organizations
- Medical practice groups
- Ambulatory clinics
- Managed care organizations
- Health insurance firms
- Government agencies
Bringing Mason to Learners Worldwide
George Mason University is Virginia’s largest public research university. Located near Washington, D.C., Mason enrolls more than 39,000 students from 130 countries and 50 states. With online programs that draw from our spirit as a leader in scholarship and research, Mason prepares graduates to succeed in a rapidly changing world.
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- U.S. News & World Report. Best Health Care Management Programs. Retrieved May 5, 2023, from https://www.usnews.com/.
- OnlineU. Best Online Master’s Programs: Online Master’s Degrees with the Highest Return on Investment. Retrieved June 17, 2022, from https://www.onlineu.com/.
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Medical and Health Services Managers. Retrieved September 13, 2022, from https://www.bls.gov/.
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Healthcare Occupations. Retrieved May 5, 2023, from https://www.bls.gov/.