Master of Public Health—Master of Health Administration

MHA-MPH Dual Degree

To complete this dual degree, you will take a combination of Public Health Core Courses, MPH and MHA Courses, Public Health Electives, and Public Health Practical Experience Courses that together total 66 credits.

  • Public Health Core Courses
    • A519 Environmental Science in Public Health (3 credits)
    • B551 Biostatistics for Public Health I (3 credits)
    • E517 Fundamentals of Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • H501 U.S. Health Care Systems and Health Policy (3 credits)
    • S500 Social & Behavioral Science in Public Health (3 credits)
  • MPH and MHA Courses
    • H502 Developing Strategic Capability (3 credits)
    • H507 Management of Individual & Group Behavior (3 credits)
    • H508 Managing Health Care Accounting Info & Decision Making (3 credits)
    • H509 Finance Management Principles in Healthcare (3 credits)
    • H514 Health Economics (3 credits)
    • H516 Health Service Delivery & The Law (3 credits)
    • H521 Management Science for Health Services Administration (3 credits)
    • H612 Marketing Health Services Delivery (3 credits)
    • H623 Healthcare Application of Strategic Management Capstone Project (3 credits)
    • H626 Health Service Human Resources Management (3 credits)
    • H628 Healthcare Information Systems (3 credits)
    • P611 Seminar in Policy Development, Implementation and Management (3 credits)
    • P658 Methods of Health Service and Policy Research (3 credits)
    • P705 Health Policy and Management Concentration Project (3 credits)
  • Public Health Electives

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  • Practical Experience
    • H700 Residency (3 credits)
    • H702 Internship in Health Services Management (3 credits)
    • H735 Research in Health Administration (3 credits)

Full Time Schedule

Below is a sample schedule showing how you might complete the MPH/MHA dual degree curriculum.

  • Sample Full Time Schedule

    Fall Year One

    • Core Course (3 credits)
    • Core Course (3 credits)
    • Core Course (3 credits)


    Spring Year One

    • Core Course (3 credits)
    • Core Course (3 credits)
    • Elective Course (3 credits)


    Fall Year Two

    • H626 Health Service Human Resources Management (3 credits)
    • H508 Managing Healthcare Accounting Info & Decision Making (3 credits)
    • H514 Health Economics (3 credits)
    • H516 Health Service Delivery & The Law (3 credits)


    Spring Year Two

    • H507 Management of Individual & Group Behavior (3 credits)
    • H509 Finance Management Principles of Healthcare (3 credits)
    • H612 Marketing Health Services Delivery (3 credits)
    • H628 Healthcare Information Systems (3 credits)


    Summer Year Two

    • H702 Internship in Health Services Management (3 credits) or
    • H700 Residency (3 credits) or
    • H735 Research in Health Administration (3 credits)


    Fall Year Three

    • P658 Methods of Health Services and Policy Research (3 credits)
    • H502 Developing Strategic Capability in Health Care (3 credits)
    • H521 Management Science for Health Services Administration (3 credits)


    Spring Year Three

    • P611 Seminar in Policy Development, Implementation, and Management (3 credits)
    • P705 Health Policy and Management Concentration Project (3 credits)
    • H623 Healthcare Application of Strategic Management Capstone Project (3 credits)