Master of Science in Healthcare Administration Online Degree Program

Master of Science in Healthcare Administration Online Degree Program

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Become a Leading Force in Healthcare with Liberty’s Masters in Healthcare Administration Degree Online

Liberty University’s Master of Science in Healthcare Administration is an affordable, flexible, 100% online degree program. The demand for healthcare practitioners has never been higher and with increased clinical demands comes increased administrative opportunities. Our Master’s in Healthcare Administration will equip you with an understanding of informatics, public health, and nursing disciplines. Through this program, you will learn how to add value to your organization, as well as make informed decisions regarding strategic planning, business management techniques, and financial models and principles. You will be prepared to enter the healthcare field with leadership and management skills essential to be successful in healthcare administration.

Our professors are excited to work with you during your journey to becoming an expert in the field of Healthcare Administration. As a leader in Healthcare, it will be your duty to oversee the success of your organization. This can be accomplished through your newly gained skills in strategic management, understanding health policy and ethics, and ability to manage human capital.

Why Choose Our Online Masters in Healthcare Administration Degree?

Liberty University is the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation and the largest university in Virginia. In order to continually advance in honoring this prestigious title, we have carefully considered ways in which we can best serve you. Our Master of Science in Healthcare Administration online degree has been designed to sharpen your foundational knowledge, skills, and abilities in the areas of leadership and management. Courses within our Healthcare Administration master’s degree will provide you with the knowledge and tools necessary to be successful in the healthcare organization by managing operations and personnel, and ensuring quality. We seek to equip you with the ability to maintain compliance with laws that affect healthcare providers, administrators, and organizations.

Coursework in our M.S. in Healthcare Administration is intentionally designed to challenge learning, focused on creating healthcare administrators within both public and private health organizations. Each course created specifically for our Master’s in Healthcare Administration seeks to pull from you the skills and abilities for organizational value creation, strategic planning employing high-performance business management techniques, and utilizing financial models and principles to make evidence-based decisions within the context of the modern healthcare environment.

Highlights of our Online M.S. in Healthcare Administration include:

  • By earning your Master of Science in Healthcare Administration online degree from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for our Master of Science in Healthcare Administration degree has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • You will be granted access to a plethora of online resources through Liberty University's library portal throughout your pursuit of obtaining a Master of Science in Healthcare Administration.
  • Able to personalize your degree to best fit your schedule and needs.
  • Students taking HLTH 553 (Grant Acquisition & Management) will have free access to Foundation Center once enrolled in the course. 

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Benefits of Choosing Liberty University's Masters in Healthcare Administration

To create a well-rounded and rewarding educational experience while pursuing a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration, Liberty University is continually seeking new advancements and methodologies to improve and promote successful career outcomes. As a result, you will benefit from:

  • Increased job opportunities in the vast field of the healthcare system.

  • Experienced professors who have gained mastery of the content being taught from first-hand experiences.

  • The ability to transfer in up to 50% of your required classes from another accredited college or university.

  • The availability to complete your degree in just two years!

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    • Liberty University’s Master of Business Administration is designed to strengthen your management skills as you build on your foundation in entrepreneurship, business, management in a variety of organizations. Each cognate within our M.B.A. program is designed to equip you with the tools and skills essential for effective communication skills and research practices necessary to thrive in the business world.

  • Healthcare Informatics

    • Our Master of Science in Health Informatics provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to make a difference in the lives of patients by facilitating better collaboration among patients’ various health care providers. Through Liberty’s M.S. in Health Informatics program, you will increase your knowledge as a health professional in the rapidly changing healthcare technology field.

  • Executive Leadership

    • Liberty’s Master of Arts in Executive Leadership is designed to prepare you to excel as a business professional in a variety of management positions. Pursuing our online degree in Executive Leadership will enhance your opportunities for career advancement and will strengthen your critical thinking skills through challenging real-world assignments.

Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).

Healthcare Administration Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 48 total hours
  • A maximum of 50% of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable.
  • This program falls under the School of Business.
  • Download and review our general Healthcare Administration online degree completion plan. We offer twelve specializations under this degree, each with its own customized Degree Completion Plan.
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set log-in times.

Potential Career Options in the Field of Healthcare Administration

If you think Healthcare Administration might be in the future for you, check out these exciting and diverse career options:

  • Healthcare Administrator

  • Management Consultant

  • Medical Services Manager

  • Nonprofit Organization Director


Customize your degree with one of our Healthcare Administration Cognates. Explore each cognate below.