If you are intrigued by the idea of working to improve the health of an entire population, you will find that our Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) with a concentration in Population Health is exactly the advanced degree you need to become a leader in this field. In addition to learning how to design a healthcare system focused on improving the overall health of a defined set of patients, you will also develop the know-how to assess health risk behavior and psychological/behavioral factors that affect physical conditions in individuals and populations, while managing the costs associated with chronic illness.
Offered 100% online with no residency required, this career-advancing program from Concordia University, Nebraska can be earned in as little as two years and is taught by healthcare leaders through a Christian ethics framework. Its intensive and practical curriculum is designed for experienced industry professionals as well as aspiring graduate students who demonstrate a passion for population health.
Apply best practice business principles, including theory and techniques, to the healthcare environment.
Communicate clearly, concisely, and effectively within the context of professional healthcare environments.
Employ key elements of leadership in the decision-making process and identify, direct, and resolve considerations as a servant leader.
Incorporate moral principles in a healthcare organization and infuse Christian values into all ethical dilemmas and their resolutions.
Convey various healthcare issues, trends, and perspectives to stakeholders and develop solutions that benefit everyone involved.
The next start date for Population Health is Monday, May 1.
Concordia University, Nebraska’s Master of Healthcare Administration is a 36 credit-hour degree program. Concordia will accept up to 9 credit hours of qualifying transfer credit for this online program.
Population Health Concentration
Whether you're most comfortable studying with a group of peers in class, at your own pace from the comforts of your home, or a mix of both, we offer you the choice between on-campus, online or hybrid course options.