Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

Healthcare Administration MHA

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This plan leads to the Master of Healthcare Administration degree. In addition to the grade point average and GMAT requirements, entrance into this plan also requires the submission of a résumé, three letters of recommendation, and a statement of career goals. All materials must be received by the application deadline so that the applicant can be considered for admission. Only completed applications will be considered. The résumé, three letters of recommendation, and statement of career goals should be sent to the Office of Admissions, University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, TX 77058-1098.

Degree Requirements

Major Requirements (36 hours)

Plan requirements consist of these courses (36 hours):
HADM 5033 Leadership of Organizations in Healthcare Administration
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5131 Healthcare Human Resources Management
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5232 Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations I
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5233 Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations II
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5333 Healthcare Economics
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5335 Planning & Marketing Healthcare Services
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5432 Healthcare Predictive Analytics
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5731 Healthcare Quality
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 6132 Legal Aspects of Healthcare Systems
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 6235 Integrated Delivery Systems
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 6738 Seminar in Healthcare Policy and Leadership
Credit Hours: 3

HADM Elective Options

Select one elective (3 hours) from the following list:
HADM 5531 Group Practice Management
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 6236 Healthcare Facilities Operations
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 6539 Graduate Residency in Healthcare Administration
Credit Hours: 3

Additional Information

HADM 6539 with permission from of the Dept. Chair (2 semesters)
Optional electives beyond degree requirements
HADM 6739 Internship in Healthcare Administration
Credit Hours: 3