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Combine medical expertise and business with a master's in healthcare administration degree online

Healthcare organizations need administrators who display a strong combination of business skills and medical know-how. With the right online Master's degree in Healthcare Administration, you could play a vital role in health services management.

As part of your program, you'll gain the advanced business, accounting, medical, and human resources skills you need to take your healthcare career further. With your Master's degree, you could qualify to work as an administrator in hospitals, medical offices, home-health groups, long-term care facilities, medical laboratories, clinics, or public health organizations.


An online Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration could potentially lead to a number of rewarding careers, such as:

  • Senior health service administrator
  • Senior policy analyst
  • Healthcare facility human resource manager
  • Director of hospital operations/communications
  • Medical group manager
  • Long-term care manager


The online Master's in Healthcare Administration program at IU provides a solid foundation in both business and medical knowledge,1 such as:

  • Healthcare policy
  • Healthcare finance
  • Healthcare planning
  • Healthcare economics
  • Healthcare information systems
  • Managed care
  • Healthcare personnel management
  • Healthcare marketing

Still Have Questions?

If you have questions about IU's Master of Science in Healthcare Administration, you can get all the answers in the program overview.

Why Choose Independence University?

IU's online and on-campus degree programs can help you prepare for employment in some of today's most rewarding job fields. Our programs are career-focused, without elective courses that you don't want or need, so you can finish your degree fast.