The Master of Science in Healthcare Administration (37 credits) provides students with the professional knowledge and management skills necessary to be effective and socially responsible leaders in regional, national, and global health services systems. The program seeks to develop in its students an essential understanding of healthcare delivery systems and services, the factors that influence the healthcare environment, the appropriate healthcare management and research skills, and the professional competencies that are pertinent in today’s healthcare environment.
This program is accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Programs that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review. AACSB International accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in management education. To be awarded the Master of Science in Healthcare Administration degree a student must possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
We have tailored our offerings to meet the demands of your professional and personal life, letting you stay on your career track while earning your degree. Our classes are offered on-site, on-line or both—whichever works best for you. On-site classes, which run for fifteen weeks, are held during the evenings on our Wilkes-Barre campus; on-line classes are offered in an accelerated seven-week format. King's College has a rolling admissions process. Upon receipt of all of all admission documents, prospective students will receive an admission decision within two weeks.
Health care is a growing industry with the workforce expected to grow 22.2% by 2026. According to the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics. healthcare administration is one of the top ten fastest growing jobs in the healthcare industry. Healthcare administration is also one of the top ten highest paying – medical and health services managers earn a median annual salary of $98,250 in 2017, much higher than the average median salary of $31,786. Our Master of Science in Healthcare Administration program will help you take your career to the next level.
Thank you for your interest in our Master of Science Healthcare Administration Program. We look forward to receiving your application and helping you reach your career goals.