Offered by the College of Nursing and Health Professions at USI, the 100% online Master of Health Administration (MHA) will prepare graduate students for leadership roles in healthcare.
USI’s affordable and flexible program is designed for individuals who have a bachelor's degree and desire to diversify their leadership skills or obtain a leadership position in the healthcare field.
Post Acute Care (PAC) Specialty
To meet the rising demand for health administration management positions in the gerontology industry, the MHA program is adding a new online specialization in Post Acute Care (PAC). The PAC specialty is comprised of four, three credit hour didactic courses covering content areas in:
Courses within the PAC specialty will emphasize social determinants of health, regulation, the legislative process and licensure requirements.
Administrator in Training (AIT)
In addition to the four specialty courses, an optional Administrator in Training (AIT) residency is offered for those interested in applying for a nursing home administrator license. Students who complete both the MHA-PAC specialty AND the AIT residency are eligible to sit for the National and State of Indiana nursing home administration licensure exams.