Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA)

Our MHA program provides the highest quality teaching, scholarship, mentoring, and engagement in the healthcare community. The Suffolk MHA allows you to learn about the ever-changing healthcare sector in the epicenter of the global industry.

The program dives extensively into healthcare innovation, leadership and ethics, organizational behavior, quality and patient safety, financial management, operations, human resources management, marketing, and healthcare law and policy.

Suffolk’s MHA Program is the only active MHA program in New England that’s accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). This accreditation attests to the scope, quality, and continuous improvement of the education you will receive.

Suffolk’s alumni network will connect you to healthcare organizations around the city, helping you land internships and establish lasting relationships with industry leaders.

Curriculum & Coursework

Learn more about the classes, requirements, and different options available to complete the program.

View the current Master of Healthcare Administration curriculum

*The new Master of Healthcare Administration curriculum [PDF] has been released. 

Paying for Graduate School

Tuition (2019-2020)
Full-Time, per semester


Cost Per Credit (2019-2020)
For Part-Time students


Application Deadlines

Semester Deadline
Fall March 15 (Priority), then rolling
Spring October 15 (Priority), then rolling
Summer April 1 (Priority), then rolling

Learn more about the advantages of priority applications.

Application Materials:

  • Completed online application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary education
  • Resume
  • Goal Statement (essay)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (learn more)
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores are not required
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic Scores (international students only)

Advising & Other Resources

Your success matters. Our Graduate Student Services team supports you with advising services and can connect you to a broad range of resources, such as the Career Development Center or the Center for Learning and Academic Success. We also offer you value-added professional development workshops to bolster your experiential education.


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