Curriculum: Master of Science Health Administration (MSHA)

Graduate Admission Requirements

Required Courses (36 hours)

Organizational and Human Resource Management (4)
Medical Sociology (4)
Economics of Health Services (4)
Health Informatics (4)
Financial Management of Health Services (4)
Health Care Law (4)
Health Services Marketing (4)
Health Care Ethics (4)
Research Methods (4)
Health Administration Comprehensive Exam (0)


Dual Program

MS Health Administration to Training and Development (24 semester hours)
A graduate of the University’s Master of Science in Health Administration program can complete the requirements for Training and Development major. The second major will be posted to the transcript, but a second degree will not be awarded. Twenty-four (24) additional hours are required for the major.

Adult Learning and Development (4)
Needs Analysis, Instructional Design and Assessment (4)
Program Development (4)
E-Learning: Evolving Theory and Practice (4)
Interpersonal and Group Communication (4)
Comprehensive Project (4)

Bridge Program

MS Health Administration to MBA
Foundation Courses (4 semester hours)
Survey of Financial Accounting (2)
Survey of Quantitative Methods and Statistics (2)
Note: These requirements can also be met through undergraduate courses in accounting and statistics.

MBA Core Courses (20 credit hours required)
Marketing Management (4)
Managerial Economics (4)
Managerial Finance (4)
Managerial Accounting (4)
Strategic Business Management (4)

For more curriculum information

See the USF Catalog