Executive MHA (EMHA) Program Information

15- month Executive Master of Health Administration On-Campus or Online

Florida Atlantic University's Executive Master of Health Administration (EMHA) Program is an intensive 15-month program offering exceptional quality.

The Executive MHA curriculum allows participants to continue their professional responsibilities while earning an AACSB 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.

Many corporations nominate and sponsor fast-track employees for FAU's Executive Programs. It is an effective way to insure that they will have qualified, professionally credentialed managers for the future.

The Executive Master of Health Administration degree program begins each fall, spring, and summer (online only) semester.

Boca Raton Campus: Every third weekend, 8:00 AM - 6:15 PM

Online: See admissions and application process page for individual start dates/times

Program Information

The 15-month Executive MHA is 30 credits whether you take it on-campus or online.

On-Campus Program

COVID -19 Message
The On-campus Executive Master of Healthcare Administration (EMHA) program is delivered through live synchronous sessions during scheduled class days and times on Saturdays and Sundays.  Additionally, asynchronous class lectures and mini-lectures are recorded and accessible on demand to enhance class study in our digital learning management system, Canvas.

When Florida Atlantic University is permitted to reopen our campuses for physical attendance—as determined by the State University System—Executive Education will resume on-campus classroom attendance according to established regulations.  Physical attendance in the classroom will be optional until effective regulations allow for a full return to on-campus immersion.

The Fall 2020 Executive MHA On-Campus degree program begins Saturday & Sunday August 29 & 12, 2020.

  • Courses are every third weekend Saturday and Sunday, 8:00AM - 6:15PM
  • Complete your EMHA program with only 44 class days on campus
  • 30 credit hours
  • $1,000 per credit hour, total of $30,000 for the full degree.
  • Full-Service, all-inclusive
  • Tuition is the same for Florida Residents, Out-of-State Residents & International Students.

Tuition and program fees include:

  • Tuition, Textbooks, Parking Decal, Student ID, Refreshments and Snacks, Graduation Cap and Gown and Graduation Banquet
  • Guaranteed schedule for the entire program
  • View recorded classes as needed
  • Access to non-degree workshops and seminars
  • Full-service program support for all your needs
  • Dedicated Program Advisor
  • Support Staff Open Door Policy
  • Financial Aid and Tuition Reimbursement are accepted. Tuition is waived until financial aid is disbursed. Visit our Executive MHA Tuition and Financial Aid page.
  • Self Pay? We offer a convenient payment plan.

Online Program

The Summer 2020 Executive MHA Online degree program begins May 23, 2020
The Fall 2020 online Executive MHA program begins Saturday, August 22, 2020.

FAU’s Executive Master of Health Administration Online Program is 100% asynchronous, allowing students to access courses at any time and from any location, with an internet connection. The instruction and content replicates the classroom experience, where you will have recorded online lectures, presentations, discussion and chats.

The EMHA contains the same curriculum and is taught by the same professors as our campus-based programs. Our online EMHA is 100% online; it contains no residency requirement and no international residency requirement.

  • 30 credit hours
  • $900 per credit hour, total of $27,000 for the full degree
  • Full-Service
  • Tuition is the same for Florida Residents, Out-of-State Residents & International Students.

Tuition and program fees include:

  • Tuition, Student ID, Graduation Cap and Gown and Graduation Banquet
  • Guaranteed schedule for the entire program
  • Access to non-degree workshops and seminars
  • Full-service program support for all your needs
  • Dedicated Program Advisor
  • Support Staff Open Door Policy
  • Financial Aid and Tuition Reimbursement are accepted. Tuition is waived until financial aid is disbursed. Visit our Executive MHA Tuition and Financial Aid page.
  • Self Pay? We offer a convenient payment plan
  • Textbooks are not included in the tuition cost for the online program

Schedule

On-Campus Executive MHA Schedule

The Executive MHA On-Campus program starts every spring (January) and fall (August) semester at the Boca Raton Campus.

Courses are held every third weekend on Saturday and Sunday, 8:00am-6:15pm, with breaks between semesters. The EMHA program is a cohort based program and students will progress through the program together as a group.

The program consists of 30 credit hours and students will have 44 total days on campus. The pace and intensity of the program are balanced to provide students with optimal opportunities to assimilate knowledge.

A variety of learning methods are employed throughout the program. Case studies, problem-solving discussions, team presentations, individual study, lectures, visual presentations, guest speakers, and assigned readings are regularly used. Students also complete research and analytical studies to develop strategic thinking abilities.

Online Executive MHA Schedule

The Executive MHA Online program begins each summer, fall, and, spring semester.

The Online Executive MHA program consists of 30 credit hours. The pace and intensity of the program are balanced to provide students with optimal opportunities to assimilate knowledge. The Online Program will follow the same course schedule as the On-Campus Program. Visit the EMHA Curriculum page for a course listing and descriptions.

The online Executive MHA contains the same curriculum and is taught by the same professors as our campus-based programs. Our online Executive MHA is 100% online; it contains no residency requirement and no international residency requirement.

FAU’s Online Executive MHA is 100% asynchronous, allowing students to access courses at any time and from any location, with an internet connection. The instruction and content replicates the classroom experience, where you will have recorded online lectures, presentations, discussion and chats.

The focus of the online Executive MHA program is to provide an environment where a concentrated effort between professor and student results in the mastery of all of the components of a graduate-level, business administration curriculum - in an online environment.

 

Contact Us

Executive Education Admissions

777 Glades Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431
phone: (561) 297-6000
fax: (561) 297-2179
email: ExecMHA@fau.edu
map: BU (86) 203

Department of Management Programs Faculty

Alan Whiteman

Interim Director, EMHA

email: awhitema@fau.edu
map: FL (314)

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