Master of Health Administration

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The Monash Online Master of Health Administration offers a unique learning experience. Our online curriculum  focuses on both health care and business management. The course is developed for aspiring general managers and experienced leaders in health care organisations. If you want to excel in health care administration, your professional development will be a never-ending expedition. Begin the next phase in your leadership journey with this masters degree. Earn a respected, accredited qualification in the field and help move your career forward. Join Monash Online today.

  • Accredited by The Australasian College of Health Services Management (ACHSM)
  • Fellowship Training Program of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administration – core masters subject area requirements covered
  • 100% online
  • Accelerated course delivery
  • Six student intakes throughout the year
  • No on-site exams

 

Career outlook

According to Australian Jobs 2014, there is 12% growth projected over the next five years in health administration. This course prepares you to excel in these positions and helps to further your health care career. Career opportunities include:

  • Healthcare organisation management
  • Private enterprise management roles
  • Health and Welfare Service Managers
  • Practice Managers
  • Nurse Managers

Career outlook

According to Australian Jobs 2014, there is 12% growth projected over the next five years in health administration. This course prepares you to excel in these positions and helps to further your health care career. Career opportunities include:

  • Healthcare organisation management
  • Private enterprise management roles
  • Health and Welfare Service Managers
  • Practice Managers
  • Nurse Managers

Degree curriculum

The Master of Health Administration postgraduate degree focuses on a skills-based curriculum that teaches business as applied to health management. The dynamic course units have been developed cooperatively by staff from The School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine and from the Faculty of Business and Economics.You will study:

  • Accounting for healthcare managers
  • Health economics
  • Introduction to management
  • Marketing for healthcare managers
  • Health systems and policy
  • Biostatistics: Concepts and applications
  • Leading and managing in public health and health care
  • Epidemiology: Concepts and applications
  • Introduction to health law principles
  • Developing health systems
  • Evaluation in public health OR Safety and quality in health care
  • Advances in managing patient care processes

Degree curriculum

The Master of Health Administration postgraduate degree focuses on a skills-based curriculum that teaches business as applied to health management. The dynamic course units have been developed cooperatively by staff from The School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine and from the Faculty of Business and Economics.You will study:

  • Accounting for healthcare managers
  • Health economics
  • Introduction to management
  • Marketing for healthcare managers
  • Health systems and policy
  • Biostatistics: Concepts and applications
  • Leading and managing in public health and health care
  • Epidemiology: Concepts and applications
  • Introduction to health law principles
  • Developing health systems
  • Evaluation in public health OR Safety and quality in health care
  • Advances in managing patient care processes

Entry requirements

  • An undergraduate bachelors degree in any discipline or a higher university qualification
  • A minimum of 2 years industry/management experience
  • Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia also apply

Entry requirements

  • An undergraduate bachelors degree in any discipline or a higher university qualification
  • A minimum of 2 years industry/management experience
  • Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia also apply

The Monash Online learning experience

Get your Master of Health Administration from Monash Online. The accelerated, 100% online delivery means you’ll get your qualification sooner.

The Monash Online learning experience

Get your Master of Health Administration from Monash Online. The accelerated, 100% online delivery means you’ll get your qualification sooner.

Contact us

Phone

1300 175 904 – free call from Australia

Operating hours: 9am-5:30pm AEST Monday to Friday

Email

Course information: admissions.online@monash.edu

Contact us

Phone

1300 175 904 – free call from Australia

Operating hours: 9am-5:30pm AEST Monday to Friday

Email

Course information: admissions.online@monash.edu

Learn more

Request brochure

Learn more about Monash Online today