Executive MHA (EMHA)

15-Month Executive MHA Program On-campus 


The Executive Education office in the College of Business at Florida Atlantic University is home to the 15-month Executive Master of Health Administration program (EMHA). FAU offers the program in in two formats; on-campus every third weekend or 100% online.

These full service, all-inclusive programs are specially designed for those with busy personal and professional commitments who prefer the experience of a structured cohort.

Interested in a fully online MHA degree? Click here.

COVID -19 Message

FAU Executive Education remains committed to delivering a high-quality educational experience while prioritizing the health and safety of our students, faculty and staff. As the circumstances of the global pandemic continue to evolve, we will adjust accordingly and in adherence to federal, state and university-wide directives. For the Spring 2021 semester, we are preparing to deliver the Executive MHA program in the following convenient format and in compliance with university regulations and guidelines:

Hybrid format – both in-class and/or virtual
Attend class in person while following social distancing protocols and/or chose to attend virtually from location of choice.

Virtual format – entirely virtual
Attend class virtually from location of choice.

Classes are designed to facilitate live interactive collaboration between faculty, in-person students and virtual students


The on-campus Executive MHA program begins each fall and spring semester.

  • Spring 2021 on-campus Executive MHA program begins Saturday, January 16, 2021.

The EMHA curriculum is a cross section of business disciplines. From Health Law and Organization Behavior in Healthcare to Healthcare Finance and Research Methods, the EMHA courses are packed with the latest health administration-specific content. Additionally, you will earn the Lean Six-Sigma Green Belt certification.

The Executive MHA degree in FAU's College of Business is fully accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Upon completion of the Executive MHA program, you will have earned the Master of Health Administration (MHA) degree.

Executive MHA Program Features

  • College of Business AACSB accreditation
  • Dedicated state-of-the-art Executive Education facility
  • Courses taught by world-class faculty
  • Complete in 15 months without work interruption
  • Flexible scheduling:
    • On-campus program meets every third Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 AM - 6:15 PM
    • Online program option is 100% asynchronous
  • Networking opportunities with industry professionals
  • Lean Six-Sigma Green Belt certification included in program

The program allows participants to continue their professional responsibilities while earning a regionally-accredited MHA degree as full-time graduate students. Each class begins and progresses through the program as a group, sharing the same sequence of classes and educational experiences.

Accreditation & Rankings

AACSB Accredited

AACSB Accreditation

FAU Business is proud to be an accredited member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) International, the premier accreditation agency for Schools of Business worldwide.

FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

FAU College of Business’ executive education professional development programs ranked #11 in the U.S. and #1 in Florida in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

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#37 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs (Excluding MBA).

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FAU Business again ranked among the "Best Online MBA Programs" in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.

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#19 in Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA).

Online Veterans

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In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked FAU Business among the Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

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Best MBA in Sport Management Program

The MBA in Sport Management program is among the top 20 postgraduate sports business programs in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness.

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FAU Business ranks on The 30 Best Hospitality Programs in the U.S.

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FAU Business was named one of the top business schools in South Florida for veterans by Military Times. Florida Atlantic University has also earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School "Gold Designation."

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