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. 

Applying to Suffolk's MHA Program 

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester: March 15 (priority), then rolling
Spring Semester: October 15 (priority), then rolling
Learn about the advantages of priority applications.

Application Materials

  • Completed online application
  • $50 Application Fee (waived for students who visit campus)
  • 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)

Cost of Graduate School at Suffolk

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


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


Advising & Other Resources

Suffolk University offers graduate students—incoming, current, and alumni—help with navigating financial aid and payments, searching for career opportunities, and building a strong professional network. Our Graduate Student Services team supports you every step of the way with various services including application advising, financial aid counseling, international student resources, and other 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 and other professional skills while studying at Suffolk University.


Courses & Requirements

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

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