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Build a career at the forefront of the dynamic healthcare industry and develop the skills that today's employers are seeking.
Walden's MHA program now offers two ways to learn. Choose from our traditional course-based option, or our new competency-based format, Tempo Learning™.
This unique option allows you to:
Courses, Admissions, and Financial Aid
As part of our competency-based option for the MHA program, you will complete competencies focused on topics such as Healthcare Funding in the U.S., Global Health Issues, and more.
As part of our competency-based option for the MHA program, you will complete competencies focused on topics such as Analyzing Policies From Diverse Perspectives, Legal Requirements and Ethics, and more.
As part of our competency-based option for the MHA program, you will complete competencies focused on topics such as Organizational Structure, Conflict Management, and more.
As part of our competency-based option for the MHA program, you will complete competencies focused on topics such as Process Improvement and Quality, Protecting Patient Data, and more.
As part of our competency-based option for the MHA program, you will complete competencies focused on topics such as Economic Concepts in the Healthcare Industry, Strategic Planning, and more.
In this course-based specialization, you will explore healthcare leadership and organizational trends, theories, and concepts. Courses emphasize the development of essential leadership skills that can prepare you to effectively address organizational and population needs.
In this course-based specialization, you will gain deeper insight into population health essentials such as coordinated care and disease management.
Learn about issues facing the population health industry such as reducing inefficiencies and close gaps in the delivery of healthcare, socioeconomic factors of disease, new care-delivery structures, data analytics, and determining community and population health needs.
Build the core competencies and specialized professional and career skills you need to lead and manage complex, population-based healthcare initiatives and programs and drive healthcare innovations that produce measurable clinical and economic values.
In this course-based specialization, you will gain a solid grasp of systems and policy theories and learn to think critically about the big picture. Take an in-depth look at recent healthcare system and policy reform that is transforming the health and medical services delivery landscape.
Regardless of which learning option you choose—course-based or competency-based—you will benefit from our relevant and engaging curriculum that will allow you to gain the perspectives and practical tools needed to address the challenges facing healthcare organizations and the communities they serve. Additional highlights:
To speak with an enrollment advisor about applying for our program today, fill out the form on this page to be contacted, or call 8552031384.
Prepare for management and leadership positions in healthcare organizations and departments, including:*
*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.
A bachelor's degree or higher is required for entrance into this program. You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.
Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.
Because tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education, you can get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 8552035779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.
Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
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