If you are looking for affordable online Master of Healthcare Administration degree programs, it can take you days, if not weeks, of time to find them all through traditional web searches. And both the cost and quality of an online master’s degree are relevant criteria to consider as you search. But, you’ll only find these details by searching individual program websites from hundreds of program choices.
To help you, the Online Degree Database collects data from university program websites to provide complete, up-to-date, details for online master’s degree programs. This fall (2016), we collected data from the universe of online Master of Healthcare Administration degree programs actively marketing on the web.
There are 58 fully online Master of Healthcare Administration programs included in our database. There are an additional 12 that are low residency/hybrid programs. These require students to come to campus for part of the program. We have also found 8 online, low residency, and hybrid Executive Master of Healthcare Administration programs. These require applicants to have three to five years of relevant work experience.
Our Top Five Most Affordable, Online Master of Healthcare Administration Degrees
The top five most affordable online Master of Healthcare Administration programs in the U.S. today are:
1. Southeast Missouri State University
2. Louisiana State University-Shreveport
3. Western Governors University
4. University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth
5. California State University – East Bay
According to our research, the total tuition for each of these programs is under $16,275 (based on the data published on their websites). Among these, only Southeast Missouri State and University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth require prospective students to submit a GMAT score with their application, but offer waiver opportunities. None of these programs are currently accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). But until recently, CAHME only accredited on campus programs. Watch in the future as more online MHA programs seek this prestigious program affirmation.
Additionally, only three fully online Master of Healthcare programs have earned CAHME accreditation:
• Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University (total tuition $32,400)
• University of Scranton (total tuition $44,180)
• University of Central Florida (total tuition $36,652, plus work experience requirement)
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If you are shopping for an online degree, the Online Degree Database is here to help you. The database contains more information about online master’s degree programs than any website in the market today. Most of all, our goal is to help you find the right program, saving you significant amounts of time while providing the best information possible.
Check out our report on online Master of Healthcare Administration degree programs. It gives you all the programmatic details on the universe of fully online programs available in the market today.
In conclusion, we’ll help you develop a short-list of program options that meet your key criteria. Visit our website for more information to help you get started with your search for the right degree! While you are there, explore other online business and healthcare master’s programs, or any of the most popular online master’s degrees.