has identified Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) as having one of the best online master’s degrees in healthcare administration. MSUM ranked No. 6 on the nationwide list.

Programs were ranked based on accreditation, delivery methods, concentrations and popularity.

MSUM’s Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) program is fully online and is pending candidacy application by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). 

“MSUM is a great choice for students because our MHA program provides exceptional academic experiences to prepare students to emerge as healthcare leaders in diverse settings,” said Brandi Sillerud, program coordinator. “The program is flexible and affordable, and is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission with current pursuit of CAHME accreditation.”

The program also offers several unique experiences for students.

“Students experience theory courses led by experienced healthcare faculty and complete the program with an experiential learning capstone within a healthcare organization,” Sillerud said.

Currently, 60 students are enrolled in the MHA program. Students are enrolled each term based on space and availability within the program.

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